United Local students recognized through The Challenge Program Inc.

The Challenge Program Inc. distributed financial awards to the underclassmen at United Local High School for excelling in the areas of attendance, academic improvement, academic excellence, Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) and community service during the 2015-16 school year. The program partners with businesses to motivate high school students to excel and introduce them to career opportunities in their own communities. Columbia Pipeline Group was the partner of The Challenge Program at the school last year. Pictured are, standing, from left, Bryan Smearsoll (attendance), Johnathan Wilson (STEM), Bethany Jewell (academic excellence) and Ashley Hahn (community service); sitting, Jakob Althouse (STEM), Hannah Richey (academic excellence), Cheyenne Taylor (community service), Jacob Tolley (attendance) and Tori Hahlen (academic improvement). Not pictured is Shawn Grubb (academic improvement). (Submitted photo)