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Honoring excellence

WCHS?seniors recognized for achievements

May 16, 2013
The Daily Freeman Journal

Many proud students and parents were in attendance at the 2013 Webster City High School recognition and awards assembly.

The assembly, held in the Prem Sahai auditorium on Wednesday evening, was opened by the junior class president, John Maubach.

"The awards and recognitions you receive today are just the beginning of many dreams you will make come true,"?Maubach said.

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Webster City High School senior Emma White accepts the Julie Eggers Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship award was for $500. White accepted the scholarship from Lindsay Gelder, right, who was the first recipient of the scholarship after Eggers passed away.

Principal John Elkin said that during the ceremony, 122 scholarships were awarded to 54 soon-to-be-graduates. Those scholarships totaled about $53,000 that will go toward student's future paths in education. The ceremony also recognized student receiving scholarships that were not presented on Wednesday evening.

The full list of scholarships awarded and their recipients are as follows:

A.J. Julian Memorial Scholarship: $2,000 per year for two years - Bradon Bergman

Effie McCollum Jones Memorial Scholarship: Ten at $500 - Katelyn Anderson, Olivia Bernard, Kaitlyn Biere, Brittney Dodge, Rachel Hoffman, Rachel Kauffman, Monica Maharry, Carrie Ommen, Lucas Poland and Nicholas Thilges.

Lynx Scholarship: Six at $500 - Kelsey Bahrenfuss, Allison Bailey, Bradon Bergman, Taylor Koestner, Brenna Paukert and Jan Ryherd.

Spencer Lane Scholarship: Ten at $250 - Erin Anderson, Christopher Boranian, Taylor Chamberlin, Josi Dinsdale, Brittney Dodge, Natalee Larson, Lucas Poland, Joshua Seiser, Jonathan Tasler and Quinton Westrum.

Oliver Gore Memorial Scholarship: $200 - Jan Ryherd

Charmaine Withers Long Book Memorial Scholarship: $500 - Nicholas Olmstead

Stanley Mark Withers Memorial Scholarship: $500 - Benjamin Bahrenfuss

Cynthia Warland-Eddy Memorial Scholarship: $100 - Cassandra Crick

Don and Esther Reimer Memorial Scholarship: $1,500 - Sidney Smith

Helen Wehrheim Memorial Scholarship: $250 - Cassandra Crick

Julie Eggers Memorial Scholarship: $500 - Emma White

Patten Family Scholarship: $750 - Landon Johnson

Howard Shepard Memorial/Electrolux Purchasing Scholarship: $500 per year for 4 years - Benjamin Bahrenfuss

Kyle Bahrenfuss Memorial Scholarship: $300 - Alejandro Lomeli-Rivera

Keith Maxon Memorial Scholarship: $200 - Olivia Bernard

Paul Johnston Memorial Scholarship: $1,000 - Lucas Daniels

Troy Youngdale Memorial Scholarship: $250 - Logan Parkhill

Whit Hemingway Memorial Scholarship: $250 - Cristian Lemus Santiago

Martha Simonson Memorial Scholarship: $1,000 - Sidney Smith

Darwin Hartnett Memorial Scholarship: $500 - Landon Johnson

Wilke Family Scholarship for Empowered Youth: $1,000 - Cambria Hoffmann

Chuck Hill Memorial Scholarship: $100 - Katelyn Anderson

Norman Greufe Memorial Scholarship: $200 - Jan Ryherd

Patricia Gatewood Memorial Scholarship: $1,000 - Emma White

Ivan and Delores Hunter Endowment Scholarship: $500 - Emma White

E.K. Lowary Memorial Scholarship:?$500 - Sidney Smith

DuPont Pioneed Community Investment Award sponsored by Dean Carden: $1,000 - Coyce Carlson

Boone County Pork Producers Scholarship: $500 - Coyce Carlson

American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship: Two at $200 - Allison Bailey, Emma White

American Legion Post 191 Scholarship: Three at $200 - Emily Elm, Brody Foster, Carly Hubbard

Hamilton Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship: Three at $500 - Emily Elm, Bridget Moriarty, Allissa Runyon

Stratford Lions Club Scholarship: $500 - Kelsey Lindmark

Stratford Mutual Telephone Company Scholarship: Five at $500 - Bradon Bergman, Coyce Carlson, Allissa Runyon, Sidney Smith and Quinton Westrum

Better Business Bureau Student of Integrity Award Honorable Mention - Emma White

Iowa State University Alumni Association Scholarship: Two at $500 - Jan Ryherd, Emma White

Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship: $500 - Lucas Daniels

Peoples Credit Union Scholarship: $500 - Kelsey Bahrenfuss

Webster City Rotary Scholarship: Two at $500 - Bradon Bergman, Lucas Daniels

Webster City Noon Kiwanis Scholarship: Four at $500 - Nicole Grazier, Christian Hippen, Nicholas Olmstead and Meghan Sjoberg

Webster City FFA Alumni Scholarship: One Gold Award ($300) - Emma White

Webster City FFA Alumni Scholarship: Four Silver Awards ($200) - Katelyn Anderson, Coyce Carlson, Josi Dinsdale and Landon Johnson

Webster City FFA Alumni Scholarship: One Bronze Award ($100) - Bailey Morton

Webster City Education Association Scholarship: Two at $200 - Lucas Daniels, Kelsey Bahrenfuss

Iowa State And Hamilton County Bar Association Citizenship Award: Two at $100 - Kaitlyn Biere, Lucas Daniels

Lucy Standish/Newcastle Chapter of the Daughers of the American Revolution Citizenship Award: $100 - Kelsey Bahrenfuss

Conklin Memorial Scholarship: Eleven at $500 (Four-year college) - Kelsey Bahrenfuss, Allison Bailey, Emily Elm, Rachel Hoffman, Rachel Kauffman, Morgan Moline, Boone Myers, Carrie Ommen, Brenna Paukert, Allissa Runyon and Jan Ryherd.

Conklin Memorial Scholarship: Six at $250 (Two-year college) - Erin Anderson, Christopher Boranian, Cassandra Crick, Cambria Hoffmann, Taylor Koestner and Meghan Sjoberg.

Cessna Departmental Awards: $200 each - Art: Amanda Estlund; Business Education: Kelsey Lindmark; Co-op Education: Jared Thome; English/Foreign Language: Allissa Runyon; Family and Consumer Science: Abby Paine; Music: Erin Anderson; PE/Athletics: Bailey Morton; Science/Math: Kenton Johnston; Social Studies: Bariana Louang; Technical Education: Christopher Goodrich.

President's Award for Educational Improvement: Seven awards - Kelsey Bahrenfuss, Eric Coleman, Tiffany Constable, Patricia Halverson, Monica Maharry, Ashley Meyers and Morgan Moline.

President's Award for Educational Excellence: Twenty-four awards - Katelyn Anderson, Allison Bailey, Bradon Bergman, Olivia Bernard, Kaitlyn Biere, Alexis Byrne, Ariel Clabaugh, Madison Dickinson, Brittney Dodge, Chelsea Egger, Emily Elm, Brody Foster, Rachel Hoffman, Cambria Hoffmann, Kenton Johnston, Rachel Kauffman, Taylor Koestner, Bridget Moriarty, Boone Myers, Carrie Ommen, Brenna Paukert, Jan Ryherd, Nicholas Thilges, Emma White.

North Central Conference Academic Awards: Eleven awards - Katelyn Anderson, Allison Bailey, Kaitlyn Biere, Ariel Clabaugh, Rachel Hoffman, Cambria Hoffmann, Taylor Koestner, Bridget Moriarty, Carrie Ommen, Brenna Paukert and Jan Ryherd.

Lynx Connection Mentors: Fifty-five certificates - Erin Anderson, Maricruz Arriola Rincon, Jenifer Baccam, Benjamin Bahrenfuss, Kelsey Bahrenfuss, Allison Bailey, Cydney Bakken, Bradon Bergman, Olivia Bernard, Kaitlyn Biere, Alexis Byrne, Coyce Carlson, Taylor Chamberlin, Ariel Clabaugh, Eric Coleman, Tiffany Constable, Lucas Daniels, Madison Dickinson, Josi Dinsdale, Brittney Dodge, Chelsea Egger, Emily Elm, Mercedes Fletcher, Brody Foster, Alexa Frazer, Samantha Garcia, Shane Gilman, Kirk Greenley, Alex Hinz, Rachel Hoffman, Cambria Hoffmann, Carly Hubbard, Kenton Johnston, Rachel Kauffman, Kaitlyn Kehoe, Natalee Larson, Kelsey Lindmark, Crena Mallinger, Jenna McFarland, Ashley Meyers, Morgan Moline, Bridget Moriarty, Bailey Morton, Boone Myers, Nicholas Nuehring, Nicholas Olmstead, Carrie Ommen, Brenna Paukert, Allissa Runyon, Jan Ryherd, Cortney Struchen, Jonathan Tasler, Nicholas Thilges, Jared Thome, Quinten Westrum.

IHSSA Governor's Scholar Recognition Program nominee - Allison Bailey

The Des Moines Register Academic All-State Team nominee - Kaitlyn Biere

Bernie Saggau Award: Plaque - Boone Myers

IGHSAU - E. Wayne Cooley Scholarship: Plaque - Morgan Moline

Daily Freeman-Journal Most Improved Senior Awards: Two $50 awards, plaques - Mercedes Fletcher, Cristian Lemus Santiago

Quill and Scroll Society - Taylor Chamberlin, Chelsea Egger, Alexa Fraser, Carly Hubbard, Natalee Larson, Brenna Paukert and Monica Maharry.

Spanish CLEP testing recognition - Erin Anderson, Bradon Bergman, Rachel Hoffman and Monica Maharry.

LifeServe Blood Center - Gallon Grad Award: Medal - Joshua Seiser

World Food Prize Scholarship and Internship: $750 - Emma White

Iowa Central Community College's Industrial Technology Scholarship: Two at $250 - Christopher Pergande, Jared Thome

French Club Scholarship: Two at $200 - Allison Bailey, Carrie Ommen

Spanish Club Scholarship: Two at $300 - Bradon Bergman, EmilyElm

Awards not presented at the assembly

Faye Layne Memorial Scholarship: $1,450 per year for two years; Iowa Central Community College's Academic Scholarship: $600; Iowa Central Community College's Merit Scholarship: $400; Iowa Central Community College's NYCL Scholarship: $300; Iowa Central Community College's Vocal Music Scholarship - Erin Anderson

University of Northern Iowa's Distinguished Scholars Award for Iowans: $5,000 over two years; C.B. McDonald Quasi-Endowed Scholarship: $500 - Kelsey Bahrenfuss

University of Northern Iowa's Distinguished Scholars Award for Iowans: $2,000 over two years - Bradon Bergman;

Iowa Central Community College's Academic Scholarship: $800 - Olivia Bernard

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne's Chapman Scholarship: $16,000 per year for four years; Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne's Chancellor's Distinguished Scholarship: $13,000 per year for four years - Kaitlyn Biere

ICCC Academic Scholarship: $800; ICCC Campus Visit Scholarship: $300 - Alexis Byrne

Iowa Pork Foundation Scholarship: $1,000; NAPA Auto Parts Scholarship: $1,000; Weldon Tapper Memorial Scholarship: $200 - Coyce Carlson

Buena Vista University's Arch Scholarship: $15,000 renewable for four years -Taylor Chamberlin

ICCC Jam-the-Gym Scholarship: 12-credit hours of in-state tuition - Jacob Clabaugh

Webster City Women's Club: $200 - Josi Dinsdale

Buena Vista University's Arch Scholarship: $15,000 renewable for four years - Brody Foster

Simpson College Matthew Simpson Scholarship: $2,000 per year for four years; Simpson College Trustee Scholarship: $20,000 per year for four years; American Legion Auxiliary Unity #165 Scholarship: $250 - Rachel Hoffman

ICCC Academic Scholarship: $600; ICCC NYCL Scholarship: $300 - Cambria Hoffman

ICCC Instrumental Music Scholarship: $500 - Chase Huber

Hy-Vee Foundation's Scholarship: $1,000; ICCC Academic Scholarship: $800; ICCC Campus Visit Scholarship: $300 - Taylor Koestner

University of Northwestern - St. Paul's Scholarship: $12,000 - Natalee Larson

Simpson College Trustee Scholarship: $20,000 per year for four years; Simpson Colleges Presidential Scholarship: $6,000 for four years; AMVETS Dorothy Potts Scholarship: $500; Moenck Family Scholarship: $250 - Morgan Moline

Weldon Tapper Memorial Scholarship: $200; University of Iowa Scholars Award: $2,000 - Bridget Moriarty

Ellsworth Community College Ira and Irene Nichols Endowed Scholarship: $1,395 - Bailey Morton

Drake University's Presidential Scholarship: $13,000 per year for four years; Drake University Band Participant (trumpet) scholarship: $2,500 per year for four years - Brenna Paukert

Webster City Women's Club: $200- Allissa Runyon

National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Upper Midwest Foundation Scholarship: $2,500; ISU Academic Recognition Award: $1,250; Goering Communication 4-H Scholarship: $1,000 - Jan Ryherd

ICCC Academic Scholarship: $600 - Sidney Smith

Moenck Family Scholarship: $250 - Nicholas Thilges

ISU Academic Recognition Award: $1,500; ISU Future of Agriculture Scholarship Award: $500 - Emma White

 
 

 

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