Three local students receive Eastern Star scholarships

Forest Park High School seniors Emily Faccin, left, and Abigail Nylund were the recipients of a $500 renewable Order of the Eastern Star scholarships.

IRON MOUNTAIN — Three local graduates were recently presented a renewable $500 scholarship from the Order of the Eastern Star of Michigan.

Recipients include Forest Park students Emily Faccin and Abigail Nylund and Kingsford student Katie Jo Cudnohufsky. They were sponsored by Iron Mountain O.E.S. Chapter 44.

Emily Faccin is the daughter of John and Cathy Faccin. She will attend Michigan State University to pursue a degree in pre-optometry.

Abigail Lynn Nylund, daughter of Mark and Karen Nylund, will attend Lakeland University, where she will major in elementary education.

Katie Jo Cudnohufsky is the daughter of Mearleen Osbourne and Eugene Cudnohufsky and will attend the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay to pursue a degree in human biology.