Soroptimist International of the Lower Yakima Valley awarded scholarships to three local teenagers earlier today (Thursday).
The group's annual academic scholarship winner was Grandview High School senior Chelsie McNabb. She was awarded $1,250.
McNabb maintains a high grade point average and has been very active in and out of school, holding many leadership positions. She has been accepted to Central Washington University.
Sunnyside Christian High School senior Analisa VanOostrum and Sunnyside High School senior Joyanna Bardell were each presented with $625 scholarships.
Both young ladies are active members of their community. VanOostrum plans to attend George Fox University in the fall while Bardell plans to attend the University of Washington.