The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) recently announced Lebanon High School student Presleigh Murray has been selected to become a member of the esteemed organization.
The NSHSS recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and community commitment. The announcement was made by NSHSS founder and Chairman Claes Nobel, senior member of the family that established the Nobel Prizes.
"On behalf of NSHSS, I am honored to recognize the hard work, sacrifice and commitment that Presleigh has demonstrated to achieve this exceptional level of academic excellence," Nobel said. "Presleigh is now a member of a unique community of scholars - a community that represents our very best hope for the future."
Murray, who will be a sophomore at LHS, is a member of the Lebanon Ladies, manager of the girls' basketball team, a member of the LHS Beta Club and Student Council. She is currently employed by the White Room.
"We are proud to provide this lifetime membership to young scholars to support their growth and development," NSHSS President James W. Lewis said. "We aim to help students like Presleigh build on their academic success by connecting them with unique learning experiences and resources to help prepare them for college and meaningful careers."