-- The Sweet Adelines in the Rolling Hills Chorus is the 2014 Division A champion for the Pacific Northwest region of Sweet Adelines International. The group also won Most Improved Chorus.
The a cappella chorus competes at the event each year against groups of up to 100 singers and has earned medalist status for each of the past 13 years.
-- The Richland High School Chamber Choir earned a "Superior" rating at the Music in the Parks Festival held in Silverwood, Idaho. The choir's average score of 96.5 out of 100 earned the group a first-place division award, and the award for top overall choir of the festival.
-- Sophie Podhaisky of Richland is among 39 freshmen selected to be part of the College of Business Administration Honors Academy at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln this fall.
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She is a graduate of Richland High School and plans to major in business administration.