The Watson Chapel Junior High Senior Beta Club received two awards at the Arkansas State Senior Beta Convention.


The all-9th grade team won third place in the scrapbook category and runner up in the Spotlight on the Service category at the state convention.


Team members include Tekerrya Mayweather, president; Katelyn Irby, vice president; Daniel Koonce, Leslie Brooks, Lyndzie Sanchez, Gunnar Weaver and Dorilyn Garner. The club sponsors are Lillian Hemphill and Jean Austin.


“By placing in the top three, the 9th grade team has the honor of representing the state of Arkansas at the 2017 National Senior Beta Convention at Walt Disney World, Orlando, Florida, this summer,” Hemphill said in a news release.