Local students named to honor society

Salvatore Onofrio III of Beacon Falls and Theresa Edna Gillette of Prospect were recently inducted into the Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society at Lynchburg College in Virginia.

Phi Eta Sigma recognizes college freshman who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement through maintaining a cumulative QPA of 3.5 or higher during their freshman year.

Gillette, daughter of Robert and Czarina Gillette, is a sophomore majoring in English.

Onofrio, son of Sal and Joanne Onofrio, is a freshman majoring in business administration.