By MARCIA LANE
PALATKA – Palatka City Commission saluted students of the month for December 2016 at their meeting Dec. 12.
Mayor Terrill Hill and Commissioner James Norwood presented certificates to area students who are chosen based on academic, leadership and extracurricular activities. In photo, Hill poses with, front row, from left, Cordae Mungin, Children’s Reading Center Charter School; Lilleon Griffis, Melon Elementary School; Da’Jonet Appling, Moseley Elementary School; Madison Blount, Putnam Academy of Arts & Sciences; Gabrielle Parnell, Kelley Smith Elementary School; Back row, from left, Jasmine Grammer, Browning-Pearce Elementary School; Jayela Walker, C.L. Overturf Jr. Sixth Grade Center; Taurean Valentine, James A Long Elementary School; Caleb Mayberry, Jenkins Middle School; Kayley Adkins, Palatka High School; Kaithlyn Hutchins, Peniel Baptist Academy; Kirstyn Peters, Putnam Edge High School..