Ashton Elizabeth Karnei graduated magna cum laude from Sul Ross State University at the Pete Gallegos Center in Alpine on May 14. Karnei is a member of Alpha Chi, Sigma Tau Delta and Phi Alpha Theta Honor societies. She was awarded Who's Who Among Students and the Phi Alpha Theta History Student of the Year. Karnei has been listed on the dean's list six times at Sul Ross and once at Texas State University. She is the daughter of Kevin and Tracy Karnei, and the granddaughter of Wayne and Dona Karnei and Elizabeth Parish, all of Goliad, and the late L.T. Parish.
Originally published June 27, 2011 at 7:45 p.m., updated June 27, 2011 at 7:45 p.m.