Kingsland seniors and members of the community celebrated the Arts and Academics Awards Program on Tuesday, May 27.

Thanks to generous donations from individuals, groups, businesses and organizations the students were able to receive more than $126,554 in scholarships.

The following is a list of the recipients of the 2014 awards.

Ace Telephone

Melinda Woods

American Legion Auxiliary

Shelby Larimer

American Legion Post #68

Shelby Larson and Hannah Ramaker

American Red Cross

Corrin Lee

Berning-Prinsen Scholarship

Jordan Pokorney and Kaitlyn Reed

Bloomfield Mutual Insurance

Taylor Link

Bob Iverson Memorial

Kathryn Oakland


Valerie Earley

Charlie & Irene Reps

Taylor Link and Jordan Pokorney

Class of 1962

Shelby Larson

Class of 1963

Megan Back and Paige Brandt

Daughters of the American Revolution

Valerie Earley

Del Bicknese Memorial

Megan Back, Marissa Bornholdt, Haley Colton, Jordan Meskill, Jamie Thompson and Melinda Woods

Dorothy Mulholland Memorial

Haley Colton

Education MN - Kingsland

Shelby Larson and Taylor Link

Elda Glady Memorial

Thomas Mettler and Melinda Woods

First State Bank MN

Thomas Mettler and Melinda Woods

Key Club

Courtney Marks

Kingsland Athletic Boosters

Megan Back, Marissa Bornholdt, Haley Colton, Kailynn Hamersma, Jordan Meskill, Jamie Thompson and Melinda Woods


Megan Back, Valerie Earley, Corrin Lee, Jordan Pokorney, Hannah Ramaker and Melinda Woods

Kiwanis Citizen of the Year

Kathryn Oakland

Kiwanis Designated

Valerie Earley and Hannah Ramaker

Knights of Columbus

Taylor Link and Thomas Mettler

Mayo Foundation

Valerie Earley, Corrin Lee, Jordan Meskill, Noah Schmidt and Paige Webb

Ostrander Lion's Club

Aleksander Kohn, Jamie Thompson and Melinda Woods

Our Savior's Lutheran

Megan Back, Shelby Larson, Courtney Marks, Kathryn Oakland and Jordan Pokorney

Pete Boelter Memorial

Rosalyn Dathe and Corrin Lee

POET Biorefining

Valerie Earley

Richard & Marjorie Hamlin

Brianna Musel

Security State Bank

Courtney Marks and Melinda Woods

Tootie Foster Memorial

Haley Colton

Tri-County Electric Cooperative

Gina Blanchard, Marissa Bornholdt, Shelby Erding and Hannah Ramaker

Veterans of Foreign Wars

Veronica Arellano, Hannah Corson and Taylor Sanford

Wykoff Lions Club

Hannah Corson and Hannah Ramaker

Osterud/Winter Trust

Megan Back, Marissa Bornholdt, Paige Brandt, Alex Campbell, Haley Colton, Hannah Corson, Valerie Earley, Shelby Erding, Rialie Fenske, Brandon Hamersma, Aleksander Kohn, Shelby Larson, Corrin Lee, Taylor Link, Courtney Marks, Jordan Meskill, Kathryn Oakland, Jordan Pokorney, Hannah Ramaker, Doug Sabatke, Noah Schmidt, Jamie Thompson, Paige Webb and Melinda Woods.