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Thorndale High grads garner over $102,000

THORNDALE–Scholarships and awards in the amount of $102,652 were hand out to Thorndale High School graduates during an awards ceremony held Thursday in the TISD cafeteria. The students were awarded diplomas during commencement exercises Friday night at Bulldog Stadium.

According to counselor Debbie Blazier, the 55-member Class of 2011 were awarded to scholarships that included:

Baylor University—Ethan White ($23,930).

Kenneth Caffey Memorial— Marg ie L la na, Henr y Stolte ($20,000 each).

Texas A& M- Corpus Christi Academic Achievement–Landon Falke ($8,000).

Trinity Valley Community College Athletic Scholarship–Kimberly Leschber ($5,032).

Richards Memorial Healthcare System–Ethan White ($5,000).

Lawrence Karl Memorial— Ethan White ($1,500).

Thorndale Athletic Boosters– Paxton Jordan, Mirah Knapek ($1,000 each).

Rockdale Fair Association— Carl Kroeger ($1,000).

Milam Count y Communit y Foundat ion— Brandi Munoz, Adriana Reyes ($1,000 each).

Thorndale Masonic Lodge— Carl Kroeger ($1,000).

Blinn College Music Scholarship– Coby Larkin ($1,000).

Thor ndale V FW Au x iliar y Voice of Democracy–Dylan Laurence ($900).

Delma “Sloppy” & Doris Kiesling Scholarship–Kasey Corcoran, Shelby Stolte ($500 each).

Thorndale Chamber of Commerce– Karima Ebrahim ($500).

Thorndale Chamber of Commerce Miss Thorndale Scholarship– Petra Garcia ($500).

Thorndale VFW—Erick Hernandez, Kimberly Leschber ($500 each).

Thorndale VFD Auxiliary— Paxton Jordan ($500).

Ulric & Estelle Smith Beard Memorial—Mirah Knapek ($500).

Thorndale VFD–Mirah Knapek ($500).

Robert “Bobby” McCord Memorial— Isaac Leyendecker ($500).

Edward Gutzler Memorial— Margie Llana ($500).

Taylor Rodeo Association—Clay Schneider ($500).

Jimmy Reavis Memorial—Clay Schneider ($500).

Thorndale VFD Maggie Schneider Memorial—Clay Schneider ($500).

L eroy & Charlene Olbr ich Scholarship—Calvin Tomancak ($500).

Maggie Schneider Memorial— Joelene Tomecek ($500).

Rodney Schneider Memorial— Joelene Tomecek ($500).

Michael Eulenfeld Scholarship— Kasey Corcoran ($300); Mirah Knapek, Margie Llana, Job Mason, Adriana Reyes ($50 each).

Granger Knights of Columbus— Mirah Knapek ($300).

Thorndale Band Boosters— Coby Larkin, Ethan White ($300 each).

Elgin Providence Funeral Home Scholarship—Douglas Ellington ($250).

Locklin Cemeter y Association— Erick Hernandez, Adriana Reyes ($250 each).

Rodney Becker Memorial— Chase Lewthwaite ($250).

Thorndale Coop Gin & Grain— Margie Llana, Shelby Stolte ($200 each).

Cappolino, Dodd, Krebs L.L.P.— Carl Kroeger, Margie Llana ($45 Silver Dollar each).


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