Seventeen years ago this week, the Rotary Club of Marion recognized Gregory Holland and Jordan Womick as the Students of the Week. Holland (right) was a junior at McDowell High and planned to attend the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill or another state school. In addition to playing baseball, he had a 4.063 grade point average and was ranked first in his class. Womick (left) was a senior at McDowell High. He planned to attend Wingate University and received the Trustee Scholarship from Wingate. He was ranked seventh in his class. They are shown with Rotarian David DuBose (center).