WILKES-BARRE - More than 850 students received degrees from Luzerne County Community College at the 46th annual commencement Thursday at the Mohegan Sun Arena.

Area graduates are:

Associate in Applied Science - Edward Dempsey, Sunbury; Mathew Drachler, Coal Township; Dezaray Erdman, Coal Township; Jessica Fetterolf, Ashland; Katelyn Fetterolf, Locust Gap; Jaclyn Gaugler, Dornsife; Jennifer Honicker, Locust Gap; Caroline Kaslavage, Elysburg; Alisha Lebo, Trevorton; Kimberly Ortona, Marion Heights; Samantha Ortona, Kulpmont; Brett Paul, Ashland; Angel Rager, Sunbury; Wanda Riley, Catawissa; Julie Rodak, Kulpmont; Jamie Ruzicka, Sunbury; Courtney Schultz, Catawissa; Michelle Smedley, Mount Carmel; Lindsey Smerlick, Mount Carmel; Susan Snyder-Strawser, Sunbury; Maggie Young, Coal Township; Amy Yucha, Mount Carmel, and Carolyn Yucha, Kulpmont

Associate in Science - Marla Brugger, Shamokin; Kyle Burns, Coal Township; Stephanie Dewald, Elysburg; Drisauna Falk, Shamokin; Danielle Favinger, Sunbury; Tyler Karycki, Mount Carmel; Michael Krankowski, Trevorton; Sara Meier, Ashland; Diane Sherupski, Coal Township.

Certificate of specialization - Tara Kelley, Sunbury.

Diploma - Jessica Fetterolf, Ashland.