Special to The News-Courier—
ABILENE—Taylor Lynn Thompson of Munday graduated Magna Cum Lade with a BA in Business Administration during the fall commencement ceremonies for Hardin-Simmons University last Saturday.
Thompson graduated from Munday High School in 2016 and is the daughter of Ronda and Tyler Thompson.
She was a member of the women’s golf team.
In total, 222 students graduated in the fall 2019 ceremonies.
HSU also presented Abilene native Jay Taylor Moore ’82 with an honorary doctorate. Moore completed high school at Cooper High School in 1978 before completing his undergraduate education at HSU. He served as a history teacher at Abilene High School for many years and now makes numerous presentations covering the history of Abilene at various events throughout the Big Country and on his podcast, “Abilene History in Plain Sight.”