Foundation dinner 4.9

Written by David Green.

Three Morenci Area School District alumni will be recognized April 19 at this year’s Morenci Education Foundation Dinner and Auction. Honorees are David Green, class of 1968; Mark Pennington, class of 1973; and Michelle (Grieder) Bovee, class of 1984.

The three nominees were chosen on the basis of their accomplishments in life and their involvement in community activities. A committee composed of members of the Morenci Area High School Volunteer Club, assisted by Foundation president Bill VanValkenburg, made the selections...

Dinner tickets are on sale for $20 a person or $35 a couple through April 15. Tickets are available at the Board of Education office, Stair Public Library, and the Morenci branch of United Bank & Trust.
The buffet dinner will begin at 5:30 p.m., and will include a salad bar, Hawaiian chicken, roast beef, red potatoes, corn, rolls, and a dessert bar.
The Morenci Education Foundation Dinner and Auction is the primary fund raiser for the Foundation’s Scholarship Fund. As a result of last year’s event, seven Morenci Area High School graduates each received $1,000 scholarships.
A list of auction items will appear in next week’s edition of the State Line Observer.
 

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