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TOPEKA, Kan. — Washburn University is pleased to announce its President’s List honorees for the spring 2020 semester. To qualify for the President’s List, a student must complete at least 12 hours of graded credits and earn a semester grade point average of 4.0.

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Washburn University has announced its spring 2020 Dean’s List honorees. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must be enrolled in 12 hours of graded credits and earn a semester grade point average of 3.4 to 3.99.

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MANHATTAN — More than 4,800 Kansas State University students have earned semester honors for their academic performance in the spring 2020 semester.

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CRETE, Neb. — Doane University is proud to announce 291 students who have been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2020 semester. Students must achieve a minimum 3.7 grade point average on a 4.0 scale and hold 12 graded hours to qualify for this academic distinction.

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The prestigious P.E.O. STAR Scholarship, for the 2020-2021 academic year, was presented in May 2020 to Madison Gilbert, an upcoming graduate of Hiawatha High School.

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The Brown County Veterans Honor Guard is very pleased to announce the awarding of $500 scholarships to the following graduating seniors. From Hiawatha: August Koerperich, Kade Tollefson, Codi Mueller, Emme Leupold, Seth Bauerle, Parker Winters, and Annaliese Jeschke. From Horton High School:…

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Genevieve Strahan established a scholarship trust at Citizens State Bank & Trust Company in 1999. Now in its 22nd year, the Trust has paid out over $40,350.00 to 47 graduates of Hiawatha High School.

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Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, Trustee for the Edna Mae Schmitt Scholarship, announced the 2020 awards recently. The Scholarships are renewable for three additional years without reapplying. Edna Mae Schmitt created the trust to benefit graduates of USD #415 and USD #430 with prefe…

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The Paul & Daisy Schuneman Scholarship Fund awarded $16,000.00 in grants to 16 graduates of Hiawatha High School attending college and trade school in the upcoming academic year, according to Citizens State Bank and Trust Company, which administers the fund. Mr. & Mrs. Schuneman esta…

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Every year Citizens State Bank & Trust Company awards a Scholarship to a Hiawatha High Graduate who plants to attend Highland Community College in the fall. The 2020 recipient is Michael Moreno.

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Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, Trustee for the H.O. Middlebrook Scholarship Trust, has announced the 2020 award recipients. The Middlebrook Scholarship was created by H.O. and Helen Middlebrook in memory of their son, James Holmes Middlebrook, who died in infancy.

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The Hiawatha High School Class of 1984 Scholarship Fund awarded a total of $8,000 in nonrenewable $1,000 scholarships to eight graduates of the HHS Class of 2020. Scholarship recipients were announced in May during the virtual Senior Awards Night. Due to the quality of the applications, the …

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Back in Part V & VI of the History of The Nemaha County Cooperative Creamery series, I covered how creamery board of director member and Sabetha Herald Editor Ralph Tennal publicly promoted that organization with the Bovine Beauty and Milkmaid pageants for the annual June Creamery Days. …

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Second Harvest Community Food Bank has announced that several No Hunger sites are set to open for the summer.

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Michael Abeita of Hiawatha High School was recently recognized by Kansas Governor Laura Kelly as a 2020 Kansas Governor’s Scholar. Typically, students receiving this recognition are invited to an awards program held in Topeka at the invitation of the governor. Unfortunately, this year’s prog…

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Stetson Montana Diveley of Doniphan West High School at Highland was recently recognized by Kansas Governor Laura Kelly as a 2020 Kansas Governor’s Scholar. Typically, students receiving this recognition are invited to an awards program held in Topeka at the invitation of the governor. Unfor…

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The Hiawatha Kiwanis club awards scholarships annually to Hiawatha High School graduates who intend to continue their education in the state of Kansas. This year the Kiwanis club has awarded four scholarships of $500 each to the following graduating seniors:

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Classical Conversations of Sabetha recognized several students as Scripture Scholars and Memory Masters for the 2019-2020 school year. Congratulations students and parents!

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Application forms for the Hazel Nelson Scholarship fund are available for the 2020-2021 academic year, according to Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, trustee for the fund. The forms may be obtained from the Trust Department of the bank.

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The Kansas Masonic Foundation Inc, the charitable arm for the Grand Lodge of Kansas, its 200 Statewide Masonic Lodges and Kansas Masons, announce the award of 232 scholarships to Kansas Students. The awards total nearly $200,000.

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Dr. Lisa Hiskey, granddaughter of Marguerite Wegner of Hiawatha and daughter of roger and Jeri Hiskey will soon be begin a pediatric infectious disease fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester Minnesota.

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Homer White American Legion Post 66 is proud to announce the selection of four juniors from Hiawatha High School to represent the Hiawatha community at the 84th annual Kansas Boys and Girls State conference at Kansas State and Kansas University from May 31 – June 5. However, due to the COVID…

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Isaac Ganstrom of Seneca, was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Ganstrom was initiated at Kansas State University.

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Due to continuing developments concerning COVID-19 (coronavirus), the American Legion Boys State of Kansas Leadership Academy has canceled its 2020 session, which was scheduled for May 31 through June 5 at Kansas State University in Manhattan. The decision to cancel this year’s session, whic…

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The late Rance Hixson of Hiawatha held a passionate commitment regarding all the concepts required for membership in Kiwanis International. Fellow members say he was a man of great integrity, honesty, and character. He was well respected in the community and left a strong legacy. Hixson was …

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The USD 415 Educational Foundation approved a second scholarship opportunity for alumni of Hiawatha High School from the Roy L. Moore & Aleata M. Moore Scholarship Fund. This scholarship helps to fill a financial aid gap for alumni who delay attending vocational programs or college, serv…

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Application forms for the Edna Mae Schmitt Scholarship are available for the 2020-2021 academic year, reports Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, trustee for the fund. The forms may be obtained from the trust department of the bank or the guidance counselor’s office at Hiawatha High Sch…

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Application forms for the Paul & Daisy Schuneman Scholarship are available for the 2020-2021 academic year, reports Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, trustee for the fund. The forms may be obtained from the trust department of the bank or the guidance counselor’s office at Hiawath…

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Application forms for the Genevieve Strahan Scholarship and the Dale Strahan Scholarship fund are available for the 2020-2021 academic year, reports Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, trustee for the fund. The forms may be obtained from the trust department of the bank or the guidance …

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State University has released the honor rolls for the 2019 fall semester. To qualify for Dean’s Scholastic Honors, a student must complete at least 12 semester hours, receive a grade point average (GPA) of 3.6000 for all credit course work that semester and have no grade lower than a B and n…

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Alysun Shamburg, a University of Iowa student from Hiawatha, has been named to the Dean’s List for the recently-completed fall 2019 semester. Shamburg’s major is Cinema in the UI’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

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Bethany College, in Lindsborg, Kanas has named 274 students to the Academic Dean’s Honor Roll for Fall 2019. Students must be enrolled full-time with a semester grade point average of at least 3.50, to qualify.

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The Fairview High School (FHS) Scholarship Fund has made available five scholarships for the 2020 year. Four awards are $1,000 awards and one is a $500 award. Applications have been distributed to local high schools; however, the scholarships are available to individuals who have completed h…

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Washburn University is pleased to announce the students in its fall 2019 graduating class. More than 400 students completed their courses for associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees.

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Doane University in Crete, Neb., has 261 students who have been named to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2019 semester. Students must achieve a minimum 3.7 grade point average on a 4.0 scale and hold 12 graded hours to qualify for this academic distinction.