PALS awards scholarships to Smith, Richison

Rebecca Smith (left) and Caleb Richison.
Rebecca Smith (left) and Caleb Richison. Photos provided.

The Parents at Lancaster School (PALS) organization has awarded scholarships to Rebecca Smith and Caleb Richison.

The organization gives two $500 scholarships each year to former students who have attended at least four years at Lancaster.

Smith is the daughter of Jon and Krystal Smith, of Warren.

Richison is the son of Brad and Anna Richison, of Huntington.

Smith is involved in Mt. Etna Youth Group, 4-H, freshman mentoring, FFA, high school volleyball and softball, Knight-Bergman Center basketball and Warren softball.

She plans to attend Purdue University to study animal sciences with pre-veterinarian concentrations.

Richison is involved in high school football, basketball, baseball, freshman mentoring, FEA, Special Olympics and cadet teaching.

He plans to attend Manchester University to pursue becoming a secondary math teacher.