BRAWLEY â€“ The BUHSD board honored Marissa Zielinski and Tanner Rollins as their Elks Teens of the Month for January 2013.
Marissa is a member of H.O.S.A., and an honor roll student. She plans on attending college to study nursing or become a veterinarian technician.
Tanner played football and basketball all four years, winning the Bud Smith Award for Football, and for basketball, he won the Coachâ€™s Award.
He works as a shop assistant at Rolling R Enterprises.
Tanner plans on attending a four year university, playing college football and majoring in Constructional Management. He hopes to return to Alaska where he would run his own company and start his family.
[media-credit name=”Rotary Club speech winner, Dakota Hickingbottom (c), with sister, Sierra, and Noriega ” align=”alignleft” width=”200″]Dakota Hickingbottom was honored for winning the Rotary Club Speech Contest. The theme this year was â€œThe Importance on Making a Differenceâ€. Dakota emphasized her family for the foundation of Â her speech.Â Dakota moves on to the regionals in her speech competition. Her sister, Sierra, who accompanied her to the meeting,Â was last yearâ€™s Rotary Speech winner.