Several area students have been awarded C. Merrill and Vivian L. Colean Scholarships at Pittsburg State University.

Several area students have been awarded C. Merrill and Vivian L. Colean Scholarships at Pittsburg State University.

Preference for this scholarship is given to students who will be graduating or are graduates of Girard High School or Northeast High School, Arma.

Those receiving scholarships are: Emily Allen, daughter of Andrea and Travis Allen, Mulberry, Northeast High School senior; Lucas Gorentz, son of David and Kay Gorentz, Arma, Girard High School senior; Dylan Ireland, son of Chuck and Pam Ireland, Girard, Girard High School; Danielle Walsh, daughter of Rick and Jodi Walsh, Girard, GHS graduate and PSU sophomore accounting major; and Dillon Walsh, son of Rick and Jodi Walsh, GHS graduate, PSU freshman.