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Centre grad receives Senior Citizen scholarship

Jenaya Plett, a 2024 Centre graduate, has received a $500 scholarship from Senior Citizens of Marion County.

The annual scholarship, established in 2010, is to encourage young people to pursue careers in age-related fields such as medicine, social work, nursing, psychology, etc.

Jenaya will attend Emporia State University to pursue a degree in nursing.

Jenaya also was a guest June 11 at a meeting of the St. Luke Hospital Auxiliary Board and volunteers.

Other guests included Susan Lynch, district coordinator of Hospital Volunteers of Kansas; Pearl Shank, president of Pratt Regional Hospital Auxiliary; and Rowena Plett.

St. Luke Hospital Auxiliary was awarded a Gold Award for participation and completion of tasks for 2023. Chief executive Alex Haines congratulated the volunteers for diligent work performed to support the hospital departments.

Last modified June 27, 2024