Union awards over $43K in scholarships during Senior Recognition Night


LA PORTE CITY – On May 10, Union High School held its annual Senior Scholarship and Recognition Night. Sixteen senior students were recognized with a variety of local and state-wide scholarships totaling more than $43,000. Students honored (pictured) on May 10 include Joseph Bistline, Kaitlyn Brustkern, Jaidyn Bush, Matthew Carlson, Amy Caughron, Magdalene Erdahl, Joren Fisher, Aubrey Gates, Taylor Hedeman, Ella Johnson, Christian Keegan, Ty Lorenzen, Ryan Reifenstahl, Mack Schmitz, Brady Spence, and Makayla Tharp. Not in attendance was Miya Uchiyama-Hansen. Valedictorian Ty Lorenzen (front row, third from right) was also honored on April 29 at the University of Northern Iowa as part of KWWL’s Best of the Class ceremony.