Lions name G-K Citizens of the Year

Published: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 11:41 a.m. CDT
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The Genoa Lions Club honored one student from each grade, 1-12, in the Genoa-Kingston School District as that grade's Citizen of the Year. Front row from left: Amanda Musielski, Sydney Krueger, Reese Tomlinson, Nolan Perry and Brooke Foley. Back row from left, Cally McPherson, Olivia Cotton, Trevor Simmons, Alex Widmayer, Charlie Koeppen, Nathan Shannon and Lauren Chriss.

GENOA – The Genoa Lions invited the 12 recipients of the Citizen of the Year Award and their parents to dinner on Wednesday, April 17. Genoa-Kingston School Dist. 424 Superintendent Joe Burgess made a short speech about the value of these special students and their parents’ contribution to raising great kids. Each of the district’s principals introduced the students from their school by reading a letter of recommendation from the student’s teacher. Each student received a medal.

Citizens of the year were Reese Tomlinson, first grade; Nolan Perry, second grade; Sydney Krueger, third grade; Brooke Foley, fourth grade; Amanda Musielski, fifth grade; Lauren Chriss, sixth grade; Nathan Shannon, seventh grade; Cally McPherson, eighth grade; Alex Widmayer, ninth grade; Trevor Simmons, 10th grade; Olivia Cotton, 11th grade; and Charlie Koeppen, 12th grade.

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