June 30, 2016

Partly sunny

Winners’ circle

Birthcare scholarships
Birthcare of Medina County awarded four scholarships totaling $2,000 to the following young mothers: Violeta Simic, enrolled in the LPN program at Wayne County Career Center; Kari Johnston, who plans to complete her associate degree in Human Resources Management at Cuyahoga Community College this fall; Christina Smith, enrolled at Cuyahoga Community College and plans to receive her certificate in sonography; and Beverly Pace, who plans to enroll in the Medical Assistant Program at Medina County Career Center.

Other winners
Leah Crocker has been awarded the 2007 Conservation Teacher of the Year award at the annual meeting of the Ohio Federation of Soil and Water Conservation Districts. Crocker was awarded the Medina County SWCD Conservation Teacher in 2006. She teaches fifth grade science and math at Wadsworth Central Intermed-iate School and leads the Roots and Shoots afterschool club.