The Georgetown Optimist Club recently presented awards to their 1st and 2nd place Essay winners. Indiana South District Optimist Governor, Beverly Oehrle presented the medallions and checks to Priyadevi and Meenakshi McNamara. Priya, 2nd place, is President of the Junior Optimist Robotics Club, and Meenakshi, 1st place, will be attending Purdue University in the fall, majoring in Physics and Math. Both are home schooled. Congratulations to both young ladies. For more information about our Oratorical and Essay contests, contact the Georgetown Optimist Club, 812 951 1910.
Beverly Oehrle, Indiana South District Optimist governor, presented medallions and checks to Priyadevi and Meenakshi McNamara as second- and first-place winners, respectively, in the Georgetown Optimist Club essay contest. Priya is president of the Junior Optimist Robotics Club, and Meenakshi will attend Purdue University in the fall, majoring in physics and math. Both are home-schooled students. For more information about the Georgetown Optimist Club’s oratorical and essay contests, call 812-951-1910. Submitted photo
Hoosier Uplands will once again offer one scholarship to a graduating high school senior from each high school within the five-county area it serves: Crawford, Lawrence, Martin, Orange and Washington.
The scholarships were initiated in 1993 by the Hoosier Uplands Board of Directors to promote post-secondary education in the social service, health and education fields. This is the 29th year for ...