Every year, the North East VFW Post 4789 presents four students with scholarships in the amount of $1,000. The scholarships were presented on Saturday, Aug. 10, by VFW Commander Thomas Hollarn. The winners this year were Adam Malesiewski, Josh Morey, Maura Brereton and Kaleigh Valone.
Above from left are Maylee Vandermark, flute; Kaylin Sveda, French horn and Tori Schwartz, Contra Alto clarinet. They are the students from North East who who earned a seat in Region II Band this year.