Editor's note: The Lawrence High School Class of 1999 will graduate Sunday. The graduating seniors have received numerous scholarships and awards. Here is a listing -- provided by the school -- and a picture of winners of local awards, when possible.
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Taraneh Melody Aghdaie: KU Vocal Scholarship.
Jacob Albers: Mary & Jack Richards Memorial Scholarship.
Jesse Erin Anderson: KU Whittaker Leadership Award; Geographical Scholarship; Coca-Cola Merit Scholarship.
Jessica Anderson: Betty Dobbins Fine Arts Scholarship.
Toni Marie Argueta: Coca-Cola Scholarship.
Yoko Asahi: Ruth Jones Memorial Scholarship.
Marci Attig: Coca-Cola Scholarship.
Naa Afi Attoh-Okine: KU Freshman Honor Scholar; Ecumenical Fellowship Scholarship.
Loren Dale Baldwin: Douglas County Farmers Cooperative Assn. Scholarship.
Maggie Beedles: Erin and Thomas O'Donnell Memorial Award; Kiwanis Memorial Guy Keeler Drama Award.
Rebecca Suzanne Blue: Truman State Presidential Scholarship; Truman State Research Grant; Lawrence Panhellenic Alumnae Scholarship.
Thomas Bondurant: Putnam Scholarship to Kansas State; KSU School of Engineering Scholarship.
Michelle Lee Brunt: ESU ACT Presidential Student Scholarship.
Regan Buck: DeWitt Wallace Scholarship.
Alexander Duc Chieu: Endowment Merit Honor Scholarship (KU); Geographical Scholarship (KU); First National Bank of LeRoy Scholarship.
Tara Lynn Colver: Lawrence Region Antique Auto Club Scholarship; Mildred G. Scott Scholarship.
Simon Cordova: Allan Woolard Memorial Athletic Scholarship.
Leigh Ann Creasey: KU Freshman Honor Scholarship; KU Geographical Scholarship.
Brooke Davies: PSU Academic Scholarship.
Lana Danielle Davis: Kansas University Geographical Scholarship; Whittaker KU Leadership Scholarship; Hall Family Foundation Scholarship.
Michael Wallace Day: Gladys Lichty Memorial Scholarship, K-State; Lawrence Jaycees Scholarship.
Melissa Lynn Decelles: KU Freshman Honor Scholarship; KU Geographical Scholarship; St. Lawrence Catholic Campus Center Scholarship.
Bruce Dickson IV: Al Ice Memorial Scholarship.
Shamon W. Dixon: Jayhawk Breakfast Rotary Vocational Scholarship; Jonell Williams Scholarship; Mildred G. Scott Scholarship.
Summer Easterwood: Kansas State High School Activities Assn. Citizenship Award.
Lindsey Rachael Edmonds: Presidential Scholar, Emporia State University; Lawrence Lions Alumni Assn. Scholarship.
Tyler Ellsworth: Washburn University Fitzgibbon Scholarship, Architecture.
Jose Manuel Espinosa: KU Summerfield/National Hispanic Scholar; Coca-Cola Scholarship; School of Engineering Scholarship; KU Minority Engineering Program Scholarship; Lawrence Jayhawk Kiwanis Club Band Scholarship.
Ikechi Ezefili: Ecumenical Fellowship Scholarship.
Leonard Charles Ferrington: USC Trojan Scholarship.
Ryan Fender: Lawrence Lions Alumni Assn. Scholarship; Troy Tate Memorial Wrestling Award.
Matthew Lawrence Fishburn: Farm Bureau Scholarship.
Jefferson Troy Forbes: KU General Scholarship; Josten's Scholarship.
Christopher Evan Fox: Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design.
Kathryn Anne Frick: Drake University Fine Arts Honor/Art Achievement Scholarships; Steve Sublett "Most Inspirational" Cross Country Award.
Wei Fu: Matthew Church Memorial Scholarship.
Lindsey Gilroy: Lion's Pride Scholarship.
Benjamin Goodell: Lynn Leban Memorial Journalism Award.
Mandy Goodwin: softball scholarship to Cowley County Community College.
Meghan Christina Graham: Leadership
Scholarship to Dordt College.
Kelly Green: Lawrence Association of Educational Office Professionals Scholarship.
Joy Grisafe: Lawrence Education Assn. Scholarship.
Kevin Grob: Lawrence Homebuilder's Assn. Scholarship.
Maria Catherine Gunselman: Emporia State Presidential Scholarship; Emporia State Business Department Scholarship; Junk Yard Jazz Award.
Cara Elizabeth Hall: Drake University Trustee Scholarship; Lawrence Kiwanis Club Scholarship.
Mike Hannah: Lynn Leban Memorial Journalism Award.
Erin Lynn Harmon: KU Geographical Scholarship; Dale Dennis Excellence in Education Award; Kansas Public Service Company Scholarship.
Jonathan Lee Hemphill: SMU Scholar & Engineering Scholarship; Masonic Lodge Scholarship.
Tamara Lynn Henley: Coca-Cola Scholarship-KU; Brey Scholarship; Lawrence Association of Educational Office Professionals Scholarship.
Sara Elizabeth Horken: KU Endowment Merit Scholarship; Coca-Cola Merit Scholarship.
Kimiko Jackson: Ecumenical Fellowship Scholarship.
Melia Johnson: Englewood Florist Scholarship.
Khadijeh Kadivar: ECKAN Scholarship.
Margaret Elizabeth Keel: Watkins-Berger Scholarship; Coca-Cola Scholarship; Lawrence Journal-World Carrier Scholarship.
Shannon Kelley: L.R. "Dad" Perry Gymnastics Award.
Terrance Kennedy: Nancy Anne Zimmerman Memorial Motivational Award.
Terri Koleber: H.C. Stuart Memorial Scholarship.
Karen Krom: Vic Stoffer Memorial Scholarship.
Shaylon Kuehler: Lawrence Region Antique Auto Club Scholarship.
Jacinta Rene Langford: KU OAS Merit Scholarship.
Christopher Lemmon: Kansas City Kansas Community College soccer scholarship; Jayhawk Breakfast Rotary Club College Scholarship.
Jessica Levine: Editor's Award.
Megan Leah Lewis: Truman State President's Combined Ability Scholarship; Midwest Student Exchange Program Foreign Language Scholarship; Lion's Pride Scholarship.
Gina Longanecker: Dean's Scholarship, Pittsburgh State University; River City Cosmopolitan Club Scholarship.
Joni Lorenz: Challenge Award scholarship.
Esther Irene Magnuson: U.S. Bank Internet Scholarship; Kiwanis Memorial A.E. Woestemeyer Track Award; Lawrence Education Assn. Scholarship.
Jake Manda: Lawrence Lions Alumni Assn. Scholarship; One Way to Play Scholarship.
Katherine Anne Marden: Tufts University Scholarship; League of Women Voters Mabel Stucky Memorial Scholarship.
Christy McCormick: Geosciences Departmental Scholarship.
Sarah Anne McCullough: Abilene Christian University Trustee Scholarship; Western Resources Scholarship.
Astrid McMullen-Baker: KU Scholarship.
Tyler McPheeters: Iowa University Faculty Scholarship; Editor's Award; Outstanding Journalist Award.
Stephanie Nicole Mead: Manhattan Christian College Trustees, Bible Bowl Scholarships.
Emily Theresa Mersmann:
Northwest Missouri State Presidential Scholarship of Merit semifinalist award.
Brooke Lin Meyer: academic scholarship Ottawa University; Alford-Clarke Post 852 Veterans of Foreign Wars Scholarship.
Marysa Caroline Mikan: Faculty Academic Scholarship Indiana University; Editor's Award.
Kimberly Sue Miller: swimming scholarship Texas Christian University; FMC Corporation/Phosphorus Chemical Divisions Scholarship.
Stephanie Nutt: Pilot Club of Lawrence Scholarship.
Julia Licia Pagano: University of Nebraska Scholarship for New Nebraskans; University of Nebraska Dance Scholarship; Lawrence Kiwanis Club Scholarship.
Andrew Parks: Lawrence Lions Alumni Assn. Scholarship.
Lisa Kay Pentecost: Columbus College of Art & Design, Trustee's Award.
Jesse Peterson: Applebee's Bar & Neighborhood Grill Scholarship.
Nate Rahmeier: Steve Sublett "Most Inspirational" Cross Country Award.
Jessica Camin Redding: Grinnell grant.
Kelly Riordan: Rachel Corbett Award for Excellence.
Adrianna Rollins: Mildred G. Scott Scholarship.
Richard Nathaniel Rytting: Brigham Young University Scholarship.
Franklin Salb: Ottawa University academic and football scholarships; Ralph H. Wedd Memorial Scholarship.
Riley Patrick Scott: Kansas State University Leadership Scholarship; Kansas State High School Activities Assn. Citizenship Award; Lawrence Area Catbackers Scholarship; One Way to Play Scholarship.
Corey Smith: Crown Automotive Organization Scholarship; Travis E. Glass Memorial Scholarship.
Emily Carol Southard: Watkins-Berger Scholarship; KU Oboe Scholarship; KU Business Department Scholarship; Lawrence Breakfast Optimist Jim Yowell Memorial Scholarship.
Dan Stoker: U.S. Air Force Academy appointment.
Tony Thomas: Highland Community College football scholarship; Vic Stoffer Memorial Scholarship.
Tania Maria Valverde: academic scholarship, University of Indianapolis; Lawrence Lions Alumni Assn. Scholarship; Lawrence Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship; One Way to Play Scholarship.
Lauren Vanek: Coca-Cola Merit Scholarship; Lawrence P.E.O Scholarship.
Rocky Von Knorring: Columbus College of Art & Design Scholarship.
Allison Wehner: American Business Women's Assn. Scholarship.
Kurtis J.S. Wenger: football scholarship to Highland Community College.
Aindrea Katherine Whalen: Coca-Cola Scholarship-KU.
Justin Wayne Whitney: University Scholar Jacksonville University.
Nicholas John Wilcox: baseball scholarship to Butler County Community College.
Jennifer Williams: First State Bank & Trust Scholarship.
Kevin Ray Williams: Kansas Wesleyan Kansas Tuition Grant, Memorial and soccer scholarships.
Ryan L. Williams: Highland Community College football scholarship.
Melissa Ann Wong: Cambridge Prep Experience Presidential Scholarship; Drury Leadership Academy Scholarship; Lawrence Lions Alumni Assn. Scholarship; Max Stalcup Scholarship.