Twenty-nine graduate Sunday from Colo-Nesco High School

Staff Writer
Nevada Journal
Twenty-nine graduate Sunday from Colo-Nesco High School

Twenty-nine seniors received diplomas from Colo-Nesco High School Sunday afternoon. The two top awards in the class went to Morgan Dunahoo, valedictorian, and Grant Tiarks, salutatorian.

Other awards and scholarships given to this year’s Colo-Nesco seniors are as follows:

Austin Britten - DMACC Pathways scholarship ($1,000)

Tanner Clatt - THRILLS Scholarship, Colo-Nesco Athletic Booster Scholarship

Steven Cutler - Morningside grants and awards, Colo-Nesco FFA Chapter Scholarship

Savannah Deupree - John Philip Sousa Award, Colo-Nesco Memorial Scholarship, Mary Greeley Auxiliary Scholarship, Grand View University scholarships (($14,250)

Morgan Dunahoo - Des Moines Register All-State Academic Recognition, Governor’s Scholar Recognition, USMC Distinguished Athlete Award, Colo-Nesco School Foundation Scholarship, Mary Greeley Auxiliary Scholarship, Colo-Nesco Athletic Booster Scholarship, Clarke University scholarships ($15,000), St. Gabriel’s Catholic Church scholarship ($500)

Jillian Gibbons - USMC “Semper Fidelis” Musical Excellence, Central College scholarships ($14,500)

Ricki Grover - The Harold and Irene Heil Work Ethic Scholarship, THRILLS Scholarship, Colo-Nesco FFA Chapter Scholarship, Don McIntosh Memorial Scholarship, Iowa State and Story County Bar Association, University of Northern Iowa scholarships and grants ($13,260)

Peyton Hall - Colo-Nesco FFA Chapter Scholarship

Christian Montgomery - University of Iowa Raise.Me Micro scholarship ($875)

Makaelyn Neuendorf - U.S. Army Reserve Scholar Athletic Award, Hawkeye Community College Achievement Scholarship ($2,000)

Terri Perisho - Central College scholarships ($15,000)

Christian Reischauer - USMC Distinguished Athlete Award, Mt. Mercy University scholarships

Hannah Reischauer - U.S. Marine Corps Scholastic Excellence, National School Choral Award, Gustavus Adolphus University scholarships ($22,500)

Zoee Risdal - Colo-Nesco Athletic Booster Scholarship, William Jewell University scholarships ($14,700)

Michael Starling - The Harold and Irene Heil Work Ethic Scholarship, Iowa Motor Carriers Foundation Cummins Power scholarship ($1,000), Van Wall Equipment

Brady Stoeffler - U.S. Army Reserve Scholar Athletic Award, Mt. Mercy University scholarships, Bankers Trust Youth Board Scholarship

Letitia Sutton - Buena Vista University Blue Award ($15,000)

Grant Tiarks - Bernie Saggau Award, Central State Bank Scholarship, Story County Medical Center Foundation Scholarship, Mary Greeley Auxiliary Scholarship, Colo-Nesco Athletic Booster Scholarship, University of Northern Iowa Distinguished Scholar award ($1,500), Iowa Bankers Association Student Athlete Achievement Award Eight-Player Football ($1,000), Milroy’s Tuxedos ($875)