Stokes County Resident Receives Awards At Mount Olive College

MOUNT OLIVE – Thomas Newsome of King was named Outstanding Mathematics Student of the Year at University of Mount Olive’s Annual Awards Ceremony. Newsome is a senior mathematics major.  He is the son of Bonita and Richard Newsome.

University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The College, sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists, has locations in Mount Olive, New Bern, Wilmington, Goldsboro, Jacksonville, Research Triangle Park and Washington.  For more information, visit