School briefs

Piqua Community Foundation awards scholarships

PIQUA — The Piqua Community foundation recently awarded scholarships to 13 area high school graduates.

Students who were awarded, along with their specific scholarships, are as follows:

G. William Hartzell Fund ($2,500/year — may renew)

• Hope Anthony – Lehman High School

• Cameron Foster – Piqua High School

• Lauren McFarland – Lehman High School

• Grace Ryan – Piqua High School

Patricia L. Recker Memorial Fund ($1,000/ year – may renew)

• Ethan Potts – Lehman High School

• Michael Rossman – Lehman High School

Robert & Miriam Hartzell Scholarship Fund ($2,500/ year – may renew)

• Ann Deafenbaugh – Lehman High School

• Gretchen Frock – Miami East High School

• Keenan Kelly – Piqua High School

• Breann Stith – Troy High School

Forever Code Strong AP Art Scholarship ($1,000 non-renewable)

• Alexa Burns – Piqua High School

• Alivia Knorr-Sullivan – Piqua High School

Little Kinger Fund ($1,000 non-renewable)

• Laura Borchers – Troy High School

For more information about any of these funds, visit

Troy Lions Club awards scholarship

TROY — The Troy Lions Club recently awarded Troy High School graduate Jonathan Post with a scholarship. Post will be attending The Ohio State University this fall and will major in chemical engineering.

This scholarship was awarded based on grades, public works, and Post’s application essay on the importance of community service. Post recently attended a Troy Lions Club outdoor (and socially distant) meeting along with his parents, where he received his scholarship from scholarship chair Joe Jackson.