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Box Elder grad makes family feel proud


May 23, 2013

Jonni Bacon graduated from Box Elder High School Saturday with some outstanding achievements to her name: valedictorian, recipient of numerous scholarships and grants and future Montana State University-Bozeman Bobcat.

Throughout high school, Bacon’s driving forces have been fueled by the knowledge that she is different and by the desire to make her family proud.

Bacon graduated a member of National Honor Society, which has worked with National Relief Charities to provide basic essentials for people in and around the Box Elder area.

Bacon applied for, and received several noteworthy scholarships. These scholarships include: The Montana GEAR UP Achievement Grant, Montana GEAR UP Pathways Scholarship, Faechner Family Scholarship, Governor’s Merit Scholarship, MSU Bozeman Scholarship, and Box Elder Education Association Scholarship. The highest valued came from Montana GEAR UP — Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness For Undergraduate Programs.

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