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From left, Shayla Williams and Braxton E. Brewer.

Braxton E. Brewer and Shayla Williams have been named Students of the Month for December, according to Ely Elks Lodge 1469.

Brewer, age 13, is the son of Chris and Casey Brewer of Ely.  Williams, age 13, is the daughter of Jeramie and Crystal Williams of Ely.  Both are 8th graders at Learning Bridge Charter School.

The Student of the Month program is sponsored by the Elks Lodge in an effort to bring recognition to outstanding students in the area.

Multiple achievement, citizenship, scholarship and leadership are the basis for selection of Students of the Month.

Brewer has been active in soccer, baseball, basketball and the 6th grade Student Council. He is a member of the Boy Scouts of America.  His hobbies are hunting, fishing, shooting archery, hiking, soccer, baseball, basketball and being outdoors.

Williams has been active as a Student Council representative, in volleyball, basketball, soccer, Junior Jazz and gymkhana.  Her hobbies are fashion design, dance, riding horses and spending time with family.