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August 24, 2013

Oldenburg Academy student receives scholarship

GREENSBURG —The St. Lawrence Ladies’ Auxiliary of the Knights of St. John, Greensburg, is pleased to announce the winner of their fourth annual scholarship awarded to a student from St. Mary’s Parish attending Oldenburg Academy.

Madelyn Hunger, shown here with her parents Gary and Annette, received a check for $500 for the 2013-2014 school year. Madelyn is a senior at Oldenburg Academy, and plans to pursue education in the medical field upon graduation. Donna Lecher, president of the St. Lawrence Ladies’ Auxiliary, made the presentation.

Applicants for the scholarship submitted an essay about their Catholic faith and the importance of a Catholic education, along with letters of recommendation.

The St. Lawrence Ladies’ Auxiliary is an organization of Catholic women, actively engaged in charitable work to promote faith, the Church and community.

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