Drama students earn Allie nods


Kayleigh Miron

Logan Vandevender was nominated for an Allie Award in the Best Featured Actor category for his portrayal of Jacob Marley’s ghost in “A Christmas Carol.”

Six members of the cast and crew of “A Christmas Carol” – Autumn Gable, Keegan Hendrix, Ava Hogan, Megan Patterson, Ben Rickman and Logan Vandevender – have been nominated for Allie Awards. The Allies, also known as the Oscars of DeSoto County, were presented Feb. 2.

Gable and Patterson were nominated for Best Costume; Hendrix and Vandevender were nominated as Best Featured Actor; Hogan was nominated for Best Set; and Rickman was nominated for Best Lead Actor.