Hope Hesslen has received a Distinguished Scholars award from Arkansas Tech University beginning with the fall 2013 semester. Hesslen is graduating from GHS this May with an Honor’s Diploma and in the top 10% of her class. While in school she served as sophomore and Senior Class President. She was an active Beta Club member, Treasurer of NHS, Yearbook Co-Editor, a four year starter on the Varsity soccer team and a team captain her Senior year. Hope Hesslen was also an active member of Partner’s Club, serving as President for two years. She is active in the West-Ark Church of Christ Youth Group.