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Milan Frederick, 6, has received the 2013 Young King Dreamer’s Award from the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Committee of Las Vegas for exemplifying the characteristics and leadership qualities of Dr. King.

Milan, a student at Addeliar Guy Elementary School, is the daughter of Anthony and Vickie Frederick of North Las Vegas and granddaughter of Nita Childs and Ray and Sandy Linton.

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Chance Creigh has achieved Eagle status in the Boy Scouts of America.

A member of Troop 903, he replanted and reshaped landscaping at the Las Vegas Natural History Museum for his Eagle project.

A junior at Bishop Gorman High School, he is a member of the drum line and marching and concert bands.

He hopes to become a geologist and is working with Dr. Josh Bonde of UNLV on paleontological digs and is set to intern at the Desert Research Institute this summer.

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Nicholas St. Pierre has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

St. Pierre is a 2012 graduate of Sierra Vista High School.

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Leon Torres Jr. has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

A 2012 graduate of Green Valley High School, Torres is the son of Leon Torres of Las Vegas and Nancy Riojas of Newberg, Ore.

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Pedro Anguiano has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

A 2011 graduate of Foothill High School, Anguiano is the son of Catalina Mena of Henderson and Jose Anguiano of Van Nuys, Calif.

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Ashanti Anderson has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

Anderson is the daughter of Vasmon Greene of Las Vegas and granddaughter of Rachel Greene of Moultrie, Ga.

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Jenna Benson has been named to the dean’s list at the University of Nevada, Reno for the fall 2012 semester.

Benson, a 2010 graduate of Faith Lutheran Middle School and High School, is the daughter of Greg Benson and Lynn Benson, both of Las Vegas.

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Miranda Peretti has been named to the dean’s list at Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, Ind., for the fall 2012 semester.

Peretti is the daughter of Michael and Noreen Peretti of Las Vegas.

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Meiling May has been named to the dean’s list at College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass., for the fall 2012 semester. May is majoring in pre-med biology. She is the daughter of Jim and Linda May of Las Vegas.

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Chase Leaders of Las Vegas has been named to the dean’s list at Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio, for the fall 2012 semester.

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Judy Padilla of Las Vegas has been named to the dean’s list at Springfield College in Springfield, Mass., for the fall 2012 semester.

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Kurtis Kaminski of Las Vegas has graduated from Missouri University of Science and Technology with a degree in information science and technology.

Kaminski was named to the honor list for the fall 2012 semester.

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Gretchen Baldau of Las Vegas has returned from spending the fall 2012 semester studying abroad at the University of Dallas’ Eugene Constantin campus outside Rome.

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