Our Folks: Honors for week of Aug. 3

Lawyer serving on state board

INDIANAPOLISJames R. Oliver of Brown County has been appointed by Governor Mike Pence to serve a four-year term on the Sexual Assault Victim Advocate Standards & Certification Board. His term ends July 15, 2020.

Oliver is the former Brown County prosecutor.

Local son graduates Navy boot camp

Trevor Thomas
Trevor Thomas

GREAT LAKES, Illinois — Seaman First Class Trevor Thomas has graduated from United States Navy boot camp. He plans to continue his education with A+ information technology training at the naval air base in Pensacola, Florida.

He is the son of Dr. Michael and Marylin Day of Brown County.

U of Indy honor roll, dean’s list

INDIANAPOLIS — Students who earned honors from the University of Indianapolis for second semester of 2015-16 include Elaine Dawson (honor roll), Paul Woodworth (honor roll) and Dokken Egenolf (dean’s list), all of Trafalgar.

Dean’s list students have earned a grade-point average of 3.7 or higher. Honor roll students have earned a GPA between 3.4 and 3.7.