South Sound Scholars
The Women’s Club of Olympia has awarded Florence Brewer Memorial Scholarships to the following students:
Cheyne Mayer, Capital High School, $1,000, and Katherine Tiernan, North Thurston High School, $750.
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The following students were named to the fall honor roll at Oregon State University:
Lacey: Angelica S. Grizzle, Dillon M. DuVall.
Olympia: Christopher J. Martin, Lindsay K. Beattie, Hana M. D’Acci, Megan E. Fox, Alec V. Fransen, Amanda K. Houser, Sean T. James, Andrew R. Jones, Robert M. Payne.
Rochester: Sharon L. Wade.
Yelm: Zachary J. Walter.
Twenty-eight local students were presented awards and a certificate for their participation in the VFW essay contest. VFW Post and Auxiliary #318 awarded the following:
Voice of Democracy winner Jessie Munson of Olympia High School.
Hanson Elementary: Taylor Shipwonth and Shealyna Davis.
St Michael’s Catholic School: Anthony Berbisco, Charlotte Forth, Timothy Sellars, Caroline Doyle, Aiden Scuderi, Luke Munson, Kennedi Eastbrook, Rebekah Kuss, Mikel Gomez, Ian M. Brown, Lauren Yount and Clair Sullivan.
Evergreen Christian School: Alexia Solis, Lynika Clark, Justin Ong, Isabella Tovani, Clint Tosland, Sydney Solas and Shayne Warneck.
Cornerstone Christian School: Blake Bradley, Brooke Chytil, Justin Knell, Conner Pritchett, Peyton Murphy and Ann Marie Hopkins.
Congressman Adam Smith has announced the U.S. Service Academy nominations from Washington State’s 9th Congressional District. Nominees include:
United States Military Academy: Greg Herschberger, Lacey, River Ridge High School and Nate Knox, Lacey, Timberline High School.
United States Naval Academy: Katelyn Orchard, Olympia, Olympia High School and Greg Herschberger, Lacey, River Ridge High School.
United States Air Force Academy: McKall Turk, Olympia, Pierce College, Zach Eberl, Olympia, River Ridge High School (graduate), University of Washington and Greg Herschberger, Lacey, River Ridge High School.