CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Two West
Virginia high school students are being recognized nationally for their
The West Virginia students are David
Buch of Beckley and Nicole Hegele of Odd. Buch attends Woodrow Wilson High
School and Hegele attends Shady Spring High.
They are among 141 seniors that are
part of the 50th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars.
The program created in 1964 has
honored more than 6,500 of the nation's top-performing students.
It was expanded in 1979 to recognize
students who demonstrate exceptional talent in the visual, literary and
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