Leising awarded scholarship from the Neva Kanost Scholarship Fund

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

ARAPAHOE, Nebraska -- Andrea Leising, a 2012 spring graduate of Arapahoe High School, was awarded the $500 college scholarship from the Neva Kanost Scholarship fund.

The fund is represented by Linda McGooden Hedger, Neva's niece, Rick and Kelli Ackerman and children, Tiffany, Patrick and Luke of Holdrege and Chuck and Vickie Schaepler and children Brett, Cortney and Megahn of Kearney.

The scholarship is in memory of long-time Arapahoe Public School teacher and principal Miss Neva Kanost.

Andrea is the daughter of Walter and Sherri Leising and has been accepted at Concordia College with a major in elementary education. This is the fourth year of the Neva Kanost Memorial Scholarship.

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