From left, Carolyn Devos, regent of Pine Bluff-John McAlmont Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, presents a medal and certificate to Keyshona Washington. Washington was awarded for her academic excellence, dependability, good character, adherence to military discipline, leadership and fundamental patriotic understanding of the importance of the Reserve Officers Training Corps, according to a news release. The medal was presented at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Military Banquet. Special to The Commercial