LAHS recognizes seniors
BOB FORD/TIMES NEWS The winners of the C. Arthur & Elizabeth Walters Hammers Scholarship winner from Lehighton High school are, from left, Dacin Kemmerer, Erica Wenrich, Timothy Sulzer and Sarah Bednar. The recipients each recieved scholarships of $1,500 for 4 years.
Lehighton Area High School honored outstanding members of its class of 2010 May 13. The seniors were presented their awards during the school's annual All School Academic Awards Assembly. For their exemplary efforts, the winning students received scholarship money to help facilitate the pursuit of their post-secondary educations.
The Major General & Mrs. Bert A. David Award: Alex Matika, $4,000. C. Arthur & Elizabeth Walters Hammers Scholarship: Sara Bednar, Dacin Kemmerer, Timothy Sulzer and Erica Wenrich, $1,500 a year for four years. Dr. Roland Wotring Scholarship: Sheena White and Jordyn Miller, $2,500 a year for four years. Craig L. Barry Memorial Fund: Molly Harleman, $1,000. Jean Everett Memorial Nursing Scholarship: Sheena White, $1,000. Keith J. Henritzy Memorial Award: Alexis Gerber, $1,000. Beverly Dolgopol Cheerleading Award: Dacin Kemmerer, $500. Franklin Elementary PTO Scholarship: Nakea Beers, Katrina Reppert, Kyle Hunter and Matthew Schaeffer, $100. Elwood Miller AMVETS Post 106 Scholarship: Lauren Janowski, $250. Gregory "Segal" Ebbert Scholarship: Sarah Pickerin and Timothy Sulzer, $1,000.
Annual Andy Knappenberger Scholarship: Jourdan Semmel, $500. Franklin Lions Club Scholarships: Katrina Reppert and Luke Graver, $1,000. Fabulous Fifties Scholarships: Aubrey Bourgault and Nicholas Hoster, $100. Class of 1957 Scholarships: Katelyn Light and James Marklely, $2,500. Lori Marklely-Rudelitch Softball Scholarship: Sara Snyder, $250. East Penn Elementary Faculty & Staff Scholarship: Tamara Graver and Kelcie Smith, $100. East Penn PTO Scholarship: Tracy Shupp, $100. Benjamin Wolfe Memorial Scholarship: Katherine Sabol, $1,000. Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Award: Rachel Inghram, $500. Beatrice Beltzner Memorial Award: Molly Harleman and Erica Wenrich, $250. Lehighton Woman's Club Awards: Tiffany Harleman and Alex Matika, $200.
Mahoning Elementary PTO Awards: Tiffany Harleman and Alex Matika, $200. Mallard Market Scholarship: Chelsea Frohnheiser, $1,000. Leon Kunkle Memorial Scholarship: Kyle Hunter, $300. Middle School PTO Awards: Amanda Troxell and Daniel Dagorn, $100. Paul & Linn Smith Music Award: Katherine Sabol, $200. Lehighton Area Lioness/Lions Club Award: Nakea Beers and Ryan Fatzinger, $250. The Times News Outstanding Journalism Award: Tiffany Lilly, $1,000. Hunter Meckes Scholarship: Katrina Reppert and Jonathan Behler, $250. Krysta Hankee Memorial Education Grant: Emily Day, $200 per semester. LAESP Vocational & Business Scholarships: Zarchary Schlener (Vocational) and Lauren Willet (Business), $250.
Loretta Q. Bimler Memorial Award: Kara Melber, $1,000. Ann & Thomas Conarty, Sr. Memorial Scholarship: Kelcie Smith, $100. Student Council Memorial Award: Jourdan Semmel, $300. Krieger Award: Carrington Sobeck, $300. Gactin Bambil Award: Amanda Windbeck and Sarah Pickerin, $100. Class of 1928 Leni Award: Jourdan Semmel, $100. Lehighton High School Faculty Award: Jourdan Semmel, $1,000. LAEA Scholarship in memory of Daniel I. Farren: Kathryn Sabol ($1,000) and Kelcie Smith ($500). Mamie T. Lynaugh Scholarship: Amanda Windbeck, $1,000. Bank of America Award: Brendan McCullian, $75.
Poe Business Award: Joshua Allen, $400. Emma S. Krout Award: Timothy Sulzer, $1,200. Eugene W. Flicker Scholarship: Noah Smith, $250. Congressman Paul Kanjorski Foundation Award: Kara Beck, $100. T.J. McCall Memorial Fund Award: Timothy Sulzer, $500. Good Citizenship Awards: Tiffany Harleman, Timothy Sulzer, Sarah Bednar, Corey Kresge. Lehighton Burger King Award: Sarah Bednar, $100 bond. Valley Forge Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution Good Citizenship Medal: Jennifer Everett. Diaz Family Award: Alexis Graber and Corey Haupt, $1,000. Lehighton Electronics Award: Brendan McCullian, $200.
Susan A. Hill Memorial Scholarship: Amanda Windbeck, $150. Bausch & Lomb Honorary Science Award: Kirk Arner. Conrad A. Sthare Photography Awards: Briana Yurasits and Thomas Fritz, $100. Dynasty Karate, Inc. Award for Metal Shop: Zachary Borger, $60. Senior Art Career Bound Award: Lauren Willet, $100. Markley Art Award in memory of Cynthia Rogal: Katelyn Light, $25. Lyla J. Mertz Award: Sheena White, $250. St Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital Academic Scholarship Awards: Madeline Zurn (Medical Staff) and Nicholas Hoster (Board of Trustees), $500. David L. & Annabelle A. Werner Scholarships: Jennifer Everett and Molly Harleman, $1,000. Harry & Doris Hutchinson Memorial Scholarship: Tiffany Harleman, $1,000.
Earle R. Koons Scholarships: Olivia Andersen, Kara Beck, Kerri Marshall, Danielle Shook and Justin Plocinik, $500. William H. & Sadie S. Long Scholarship: Shayne Eckman, $730. Bowmanstown-Parryville Lions Club Award: Rachel Inghram, $300. Mahoning Township Lions Club Awards: Madeline Zurn and Brendan McCullian. Fraternal Order of Police Scholarship: Amanda Morris, $100. The Hill Family Scholarship: Elizabeth James, $2,500 a year for two years. Shull-David PTO Scholarship: Raymond Schnell, $100. Mary E. Kramer Scholarship: Shelby Hartman, $400. Arlene Ronemus Scholarship: Darrin Arndt, $1,000. Arby's Senior Service Award: Karli Binder, $100.
Class of 2002 Scholarship: Jennifer Everett, $100. Marian Christman Scholarships: Jourdan Semmel and Kassidy Martz, $1,000. Elmer & Marion V. Decker Award: Lauren Jankowski and Brendan McCullian, $500. Class of 1943 Scholarship: Alicia Edsall, $100. Carbon County Bar Association Scholarships: Sara Bednar and Jennifer Everett, $500. Dowd Foundation Scholarships: Carol Ahner and Dylan Frendt, $1,250 a year for two years. Lehigh Fire Co. #1 Scholarships: Kelcie Smith and Shane Nothstein, $1,000.