BARDWELL -- The Valedictorian for the Carlisle County High School Class of 2016 is Paxton Crider, and the Salutatorian is Austin Bailey.
Paxton Crider is the son of Kevin and Kim Crider. He played varsity basketball and was a member of FBLA, BETA, FFA, and Arts Guild.
He was served as senior class vice-president and is also an alumnus of the Governor's Scholars Program.
Paxton plans to attend Murray State University and major in Pre-Physical Therapy.
Austin Bailey is the son of Anthony and Jessica Bailey.
He played varsity basketball and was a member of FBLA, BETA, and the Spirit Club. Austin plans to attend West Kentucky Community and Technical College and major in Math Education.
James Styers, son of Sherrie Warfield and James Styers, Western Kentucky University; James is also a graduate of the Gatton Academy; Cody Hayden, son of Scott and Jennifer Hayden, Murray State University; Sarah Drysdale, daughter of Rebecca Allen and Mark Drysdale, University of Kentucky; Johnathan Wilson, son of Kevin and Tina Wilson, West Kentucky Community & Technical College; Zachary Jameson, son of Lisa Jameson, Murray State University; Codie Bailey, son of Anthony and Jessica Bailey, West Kentucky Community & Technical College; Brett Henley, son of Angela Henley and Neil Henley, Murray State University; Gayla Wilson, daughter of Tim and Margaret Wilson, West Kentucky Community & Technical College; Lillie Morris, daughter of Joe and Teresa Morris, Shawnee Community College; Hanna Bishop, daughter of Donna Bishop and Paul Jones, West Kentucky Community & Technical College; Lauren McKelly, daughter Kevin and Jennifer McKelly, Western Kentucky University; Grade Hayden, daughter of Cathy Hayden and Paul and Darla Hayden, West Kentucky Community & Technical College; Landan Black, son of Lance and Kristena Black, West Kentucky Community & Technical College.
Anah Ballard, Chelsey Bates, Darrenda Bobo, Jordan Carson, Nicholas Case, Crystal Caughlin, James Chancellor, Tesia Cook, Adrion Daughenbaugh, Dianna Dodson, Haley Dowdy, Savannah Edwards, Sydney Hicks, Jordan Kellett, Kori Lane, Kylie Martin, Kayla McDaniel, Jonathan Medlock, Hogan Mills, Nathan Nelson, Noah Norsworthy, Kassie Patterson, Dakota Pender, Mercedez Reeves, Austin Russell, Elisha Rust, Katie Scaccio, Austin Sera, Joseph Smith, Nicholas Smith, Allison Terry, Jesse Terry, Clifton Turner, Ethan Weatherspoon, Daniel West.s