Outstanding area high school students and educators were honored by Rockford Rotary Club at the annual High School Awards Day recently at Memorial Hall. Each year, Rockford Rotary Club recognizes students and educators for their contributions in the areas of service and scholarship.
Katy Durham, Roosevelt Alternative High School, and Scott Johnson, Boylan Catholic High School, each received a $2,000 Burdette Anderson Memorial Scholarship.
Those honored included the following students and educators listed by school:
Marcus Lundgren, Sgt. Robert Mindach, Leslie Montoya
Scott Johnson, Lynn Cuppini McConville, Maryjo Pirages
Joshua Reed Liggin, Judith Wyatt, Tam Nguyen
Ryan Landi, Jennifer Chycota, Katy Pierson
Rachel Day, Carol Johnson, Kyle Gress
Emily Hogshead Newcomer, Keri Mattson, Joshua Pickens
Elin Gustafson, Dr. Ronald Lee, Patrick Herlihey
Scott Miller, Joyce Erickson, Jennifer Speckman
Tricia Blume, Jonathan Egan, Ryan Keith Dent
Alternative Katie Durham, William R. Donovan, Lequinn FOrrest
Rotary is an organization of business and professional people united worldwide who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations and help build good will and peace in the world. The Rockford Downtown Rotary was chartered in 1916 and has 250 members.
From the May 4-10, 2005, issue