Basin Electric Power Cooperative and Verendrye Electric Cooperative are proud to award three $1,000 scholarships to area high school seniors. The winners are:
McKenzie Lautt, a student at Harvey High School. She plans on attending Concordia College, Moorhead, Minn., where she plans to study biology. She would like to have a career in the livestock industry developinig and working with vaccines and educating producers the importance of managing a healthy herd. Some of the activities she is currently involved in are National Honor Society, Choir, FFA, FCCLA, FBLA, Student Council, Volleyball and Track. Her parents are David and Dianna Lautt.
Lindsey Vangsness, a student at Lewis & Clark Berthold High School. She plans on studying accounting and agricultural economics at North Dakota State University. She would like a career in accounting and to work close to home where she can be involved in agriculture. Some of the activities she has been involved in include student council, volleyball, basketball, golf, band, choir, FBLA and 4-H. Her parents are Stanley and Marianne Vangsness.
Sidni Kast, a student at Minot High School-Magic City Campus. She plans on attending Minot State University to receive a degree in biology, and then attend the dental program at the University of Minnesota so she can become an orthodontist. Some of the activities she has been involved in include student council, National Honor Society, swimming, Spanish Club, choir, Change of Pace and softball. Her parents are Scott and Brenda Kast.