American Legian Post hand out scholarships


The American Legion Post 442 handed out their annual Francis B. Reilly Memorial scholarships last week as they assisted twenty-seven area men and women in furthering their educational careers. Officers of the American Legion attending the meeting offered congratulations to each scholarship participant and thanked them for applying for the yearly scholarships. In total, Post 442 handed out $13,000 in scholarships, last week. Receiving the scholarships seated are the most recent Bucktail graduates from 2017, standing with the officers are previous Bucktail Area High School Alumni. Pictured 1st from left, Amanda Tyrrell, Emalea Mills, Tyler Riggle, Hannah Bowes, Hailey Risley. Second: Tom Bissman, Bernie Huseth, Austin Ransdorf, Nikki Werts, Maria Morgan, Alainna Tripp, Derrick Long, Bob Probst, Fred Miller. 3rd Row: Tristan Schelb, Kyle Ransdorf, Josh Knauff, Mason Johnson, Ryan Fantaskey and Demetri Probst. Also receiving scholarships but not able to make the ceremony were: Ebonee Spriggs, Renee Werts, Paige Sockman, Hailey Francis, Charles Probst, Brenna Tripp, Sarah Werts, Abigail Ransom, Vanessa Thompson, Rebecca Minihan, Lauren Minihan.