LOCAL STUDENT TO RECEIVE
ELECTRIC CO-OP SCHOLARSHIP
GRUNDY CENTER — Electric power suppliers to Grundy County REC have selected Jayne Wiarda, Ackley, as the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship.
Corn Belt Power Cooperative, Humboldt, power supplier to Grundy County REC, along with Basin Electric Power Cooperative, Bismarck, N.D., awarded the scholarship to Wiarda, whose parents are members of Grundy County REC. Wiarda plans to attend Iowa State University, Ames, where she will major in genetics.
A senior at AGWSR High School, Wiarda has served as Student Council president, Quiz Bowl captain and National Honor Society secretary. She has participated in volleyball, basketball and tennis and has held numerous positions in 4-H and Future Farmers of America. Wiarda is the daughter of Michael and Anne Wiarda, Ackley.