Three Jacksonville students are among 34 who have received Bachelor of Science degrees from St. John\u2019s College of Nursing in Springfield. Lydia Marie Churchill, Krista Michelle DeFrisco and Mariah Lynn Ingram, all of Jacksonville, received their degrees during commencement May 13 at Christ the King Parish in Springfield. Other west-central Illinois graduates included Bridget Brennan Bertolino of Virden, Alexis Joyce Carlock of Chandlerville and Emily Elizabeth Koster of Carlinville. "This commencement ceremony joyfully celebrates the accomplishments of our graduates,\u201d Chancellor Charlene Aaron said. \u201cI have the utmost pride in our graduates and wish them a blessed nursing career.\u201d HSHS St. John\u2019s Hospital will employ 23 of the graduates through a partnership with the college.