Several students at Hackett High School received honors and awards for their involvement with the Western Arkansas Technical Center. A ceremony was held at UAFS on Thursday, April 18 to honor these students. Seniors Talia Blanton, Jordan Christensen, and Samantha Tristan were recognized for being on the Director’s Honor Roll. Juniors Brenna McCartney, Veronica Tristan, and Bethanny Barkley were recognized for being on the Director’s Honor Roll. Bethanny Barkley was also recognized as an Early Step Scholarship Recipient for Graphic Design. Talia Blanton was also recognized as the Outstanding WATC Graphic Design Student. Dillon Dugan received three awards: Welding Certificate of Proficiency, Arkansas Skills USA Silver Medal in Welding Fabrication, and the Outstanding WATC Welding Technology Student.