LIMA — The Lima Kiwanis Club recently presented John Phillip Sousa National Band awards to 12 high school senior band members.
Those students were Gabriel Williams and Derek Koehlinger, of Allen East; Stephen Parthemore, of Bath; Hannah Yost, of Bluffton; Tori Redman, of Delphos Jefferson; Isaiah Wolfert, of Elida; Abigail DeLong, of Lima Central Catholic; Samantha Doan, of Lima Senior; Jillella Weingart, of Perry; Megan Nicholson, of Shawnee; Joel Anderson, of Spencerville; and Dakota Clay, of Temple Christian.
Also the club recognized two students as winners of the Ronald W. Richards Young Musicians Scholarship. Winning was Quinn Schneider, of Bath; and Amanda Speicher, of Bluffton. Each student received a $4,000 scholarship.