Rupe graduates with master of arts degree

Morgan Eatherly Rupe and her border collie RioMorgan Eatherly Rupe recently graduated Suma cum Laude with a master of arts degree in professional counseling from Texas State University.

She and her border collie Rio have gone through research, training and practice in the animal assisted counseling program at TSU. She is the granddaughter of Nelda Price of Mount Vernon. To learn more about Miss Rupe, see the September 20 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.