Samantha Walton of Macon joins the thousands of alumni who proudly wear The Citadel class ring. She is a member of the Class of 2022, majoring in political science. She graduated from Mary Persons in 2018.

More than 550 cadets, active duty and veteran students from the Class of 2022 were celebrated during the Ring Presentation Ceremony in Charleston, S.C. on Friday, Oct. 1, after marching across Summerall Field, directly into Summerall Chapel, where the rings were presented.


Grace Adelaide Horne of Forsyth graduated from The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa magna cum laude with a B.A. in Dance and Hospitality Management on July 31, 2021. She is the daughter of James & Heidi Horne, the granddaughter of William S. & Carol Horne of Forsyth and of Larry & Malinda Witt of Macon and the great granddaughter of the late William P. & Marjorie Zellner of Forsyth. Grace studied dance at Studio D in Griffin and Dance Arts School of Dance in Macon, was a 2018 honor graduate of Lamar County High School and a 2017 Georgia Governor’s Honors Program participant.