On Sunday, May 6, Gov. Jeff Colyer congratulated the 2018 Kansas Governor’s Scholars in an event in Topeka.

This program recognizes outstanding graduating high school seniors. Among the Kansas Governor’s Scholars from this region were:

Chaparral High School, Anthony: Brandon James Clark; Argonia High School: Caitlyn Hammond; Ashland High School: Jackalyn Marie Endicott; Bucklin High School: Hannah Klussman, Rylie Pegelow; Buhler High School: Annemarie Martin, Jacob Milburn; Burrton High School: Samantha Simoneau; Canton-Galva High School: Ashley Nightingale; Cimarron High School: Madison Ediger; Central Plains High School, Claflin: Alexander Barton; South Central High School, Coldwater: Kassade Harris; Cunningham High School: Jenna Fitzsimmons;

Deerfield High School: Sheridan Rodriguez; Dighton High School: Gunther Shull; Dodge City High School: Bryce Harman, Cheyenne Lozano, Amelia Richter, Leah Stein, Vanessa Teran; Elkhart High School: Jayden Hann; Ellinwood High School: Haleigh Martin; Ellsworth High School: Jaxson Julius Windholz; Fowler High School: Diego Medina; Garden City High School: Kade Brennaman, Kaitlyn Chappel, amanda Powers, Megan Powers, Grace Schmidt;

Goessel High School: Julia Nightengale; Great Bend High School: Camryn Dunekack, Baleigh Fry, Rossiel Reyes; Kiowa County High School, Greensburg: Ashlin Oberle; Halstead High School: Carter Zongker; Hamilton High School: Calli Dannels; Haven High School: Jaron Caffrey; Hoisington High School: Aurora Ingram; Holcomb High School: Megan Burrows; Hugoton High School: Britta Beesley; Central Christian High School, Hutchinson: Courtney Jensen; Hutchinson High School: Carson Cox, Emily Hendricks, Elizabeth Schrock, Raegan Wessel; Trinity Catholic High School, Hutchinson: Emily Hammeke;

Ingalls High School: Mariah Litton; Inman High School: Maxwell Harman; Hodegman County High School: Rachel Hayes; Stanton County High School: Meleny Aideth Jacome-Banuelos; Kingman High School: Alexander Huhman; Kinsley High School: Ricardo Lujan; South Barber High School: Trae Rathgeber; Southwestern Heights High School: Christian Hernandez; LaCrosse High School: Brett Herrman; Lakin High School: Heather White;

Fairfield High School, Langdon: Ellie Schwertfeger; Larned High School: Abby Kelly; Wichita County High School, Leoti: Summer Smades; Liberal High School: Christian Ermann, Karlo Flores IV, Nikki Gill; Smoky Valley High School, Lindsborg: Morgan VanDerWege; Little River High School: Melanie Renken; Lyons High School: Bailey Hollinger; Macksville High School: Nate Brandyberry; Elyria Christian High School, McPherson: Johanna Beck; McPherson High School: Sheridan Scott, Nathan Vontz; Meade High School: Walker Clawson; Medicine Lodge High School: Riston Landwehr; Minneola High School: Lyndsay Jaeger;

South Gray High School, Montezuma: Kaylee Gleason; Moundridge High School: Jessica Ullom-Minnich; Ness City High School: Madison Seery; Newton High School: Erik Brown, Henry Guhr, Lauren Mitchell; Nickerson High School: Kevin Colle; Norwich High School: Payton Garrison; Otis-Bison High School: Allie Pakkebier; Pratt High School: Brooklynn Bourgeois; Skyline High School, Pratt: Carson Lee; Pretty Prairie High School: Trae Gehring; Western Plains High School, Ransom: Breanna Culver;

Rolla High School: Allyson Norton; Pawnee Heights High School, Rozel, Caleb Karst; Satanta High School: Alex Howie; Scott Community High School, Scott City: Emily Smith; Sedgwick High School: Macie McGinn; Spearville High School: Haley Gleason; St. John-Hudson High School, St. John: Braden Witt; Stafford High School: Pake Sipes; Sterling High School: Alley Rowland; Sublette High School: Sarah Martinez; Syracuse High School: Macey DeWeese; Greeley County High School, Tribune: Logan Reding: Ulysses High School: Megan Nightengale; Remington High School, Whitewater: Sienna Schmidt; Wilson High School: Kendyl Zorn.