Mark Cowell, a 1968 graduate of St. John the Baptist Catholic School, was named the St. John the Baptist Distinguished Graduate for 2019. Cowell, center, is pictured with Principal Kris Hill and Pastor Dennis Schaefer. Cowell was chosen for his outstanding work in the church and community. He is a leader and very generous with his time, talents and treasures. This award is given during Catholic Schools Week to a graduate who best lives their faith which was cultivated at St. John the Baptist Catholic School.