Courtesy Photos On May 11, the Kiwanis Club of Altoona presented $1,000 scholarships to four area high school students. Pictured are (left to right): Dave Scott, Betsy Lehman, Mayah Marasco, Carly Mann, McCarley Flaugh and Katheryn Longenecker.

The Rotary Club of Portage presented scholarship checks to six Portage area high school seniors at its June 21 meeting. Each graduate received a $500 scholarship. Pictured (left to right): Dave Cyran (club treasurer), Lauren Shaffer, Haley Sciko, Collan Schad and Karl Vickroy Jr. (club president). Absent from the photo are Benjamin Sanner, Jace Irvin and Ethan Dyche.

Blair Regional Nurse Practitioner Association President Jill Buterbaugh (left) presented the 2022 Nurse Practitioner Scholarship to Mandy Lasinsky. Lasinsky recently completed her graduate studies at Saint Francis University, earning a master’s degree in nursing as a family nurse practitioner. She has worked as a Registered Nurse in Altoona, Ebensburg and most recently in Loretto as the Clinical Services Coordinator at Saint Francis University Student Health Center.

The Rotary Club of Portage presented scholarship checks to six Portage area high school seniors at its June 21 meeting. Each graduate received a $500 scholarship. Pictured (left to right): Dave Cyran (club treasurer), Lauren Shaffer, Haley Sciko, Collan Schad and Karl Vickroy Jr. (club president). Absent from the photo are Benjamin Sanner, Jace Irvin and Ethan Dyche.

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On May 11, the Kiwanis Club of Altoona presented $1,000 scholarships to four area high school students. Pictured are (left to right): Dave Scott, Betsy Lehman, Mayah Marasco, Carly Mann, McCarley Flaugh and Katheryn Longenecker.

Nason’s Auxiliary awarded its annual scholarship to Ashley Kichman, daughter of Carrie and John Kichman. She graduated from Northern Bedford High School and will attend Conemaugh School of Radiology. Left to right, Judy Reffner, President of Nason Auxiliary; Ashley Kichman; and Linda Steele, Fellowship Chair.

Blair Regional Nurse Practitioner Association President Jill Buterbaugh (left) presented the 2022 Nurse Practitioner Scholarship to Mandy Lasinsky. Lasinsky recently completed her graduate studies at Saint Francis University, earning a master’s degree in nursing as a family nurse practitioner. She has worked as a Registered Nurse in Altoona, Ebensburg and most recently in Loretto as the Clinical Services Coordinator at Saint Francis University Student Health Center.

The Rotary Club of Portage presented scholarship checks to six Portage area high school seniors at its June 21 meeting. Each graduate received a $500 scholarship. Pictured (left to right): Dave Cyran (club treasurer), Lauren Shaffer, Haley Sciko, Collan Schad and Karl Vickroy Jr. (club president). Absent from the photo are Benjamin Sanner, Jace Irvin and Ethan Dyche.



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