Francis Scott Key High School recently presented its graduating seniors with awards and scholarships at the senior awards assembly and graduation ceremonies.
The recipients were:
* Class of 1995 Valedictorian Award: Valarie Michelle Kniss and Jennifer Rebecca Thompson.
* Carroll County Arts Council Scholarships: Visual Art, Janet Owens; Writing, Courtney Risch.
* Carroll County Commissioners Student Leadership Scholarship: Daryl Long.
* Carroll County Municipal League Scholarship: Don Harver.
* Lantz Hyde Memorial Scholarship: Hollie Edwards.
* Lutheran Brotherhood Member Scholarship: Kristy Anderson.
* Senatorial Scholarship: David Johnson.
* Charles D. Schaffer Memorial Scholarship (Carroll County Chamber of Commerce): Shannon Stambaugh.
* American Legion Hesson-Snider Post Award: Mary Ellen Seraydian.
* Kimberly Dawn Baile Award: Julie Devilbiss.
* Balfour Key Award: Valarie Kniss and Donald Harver.
* Allen Bollinger Award: David Lookingbill.
* Carroll County Board of Realtors Award: Bill Kennedy and Shannon Stambaugh.
* Century III Leadership Award: Courtney Risch.
* Jerry Condon Memorial Award: Mary Ellen Seraydian.
* Elks Most Valued Student: Kristy Anderson.
* FSK Alumni Association Award: Robin Day.
* Ratsmey Keosombath Memorial Award: Holly Shindledecker.
* Ray Kroc McDonald's Award: Janet Owens.
* Lance Keller Award for Personal Achievement: Greg Bowers.
* Learning Disabilities Association of Carroll County Award: Greg Bowers.
* Lehigh Top Scholar Award: Jennifer Thompson.
* New Windsor Lions Award: Hollie Edwards.
* Principal's Leadership Award: Maureen Ritcey.
* PTSA Progress Award: Lindsay Bowman.
* Don Seibel Memorial Award: Janet Owens.
* Hannah Shunk Award: Daryl Long.
L * Sons of the American Revolution Award: Christopher Merson.
* Stewart W. Myer's Music Award: Josh Kimmel.
* Student Government Association Award: Robin Day
* Sulphur Springs Award: Tracy Wenzing.
* Taneytown Bank & Trust Scholar Athletes: Christopher Casserly and Maureen Ritcey.
* Taneytown Bank & Trust Business Career Award: Vincent Wilhide and Kiersten McKew.
* Taneytown Jaycees Award: Laura Russell.
* Taneytown Kiwanis Award: Tracy Wenzing.
* Taneytown Lions Club: Mary Ellen Seraydian.
* Terra Rubra Award: Julie Devilbiss and Emma Linthicum.
* Union Bridge Lions Club Memorial Award: Maureen Ritcey.
* Union Bridge VFW Union Memorial Post 8806 Award: Shannon Stambaugh.
* U.S. Marine Corps Distinguished Athlete Award: Bill Kennedy.
* U.S. Army Reserves Scholar/Athlete Award: Bill Kennedy and Missy Muller.
* VFW Monocacy Valley Auxiliary Award: Don Harver.
* Westminster Police Department Drug Awareness Award: Blythe Tankersley.
* Departmental awards: business, Paula Steffen; home economics, April Wilson; physical education, Jamie Stultz, Lisa Turner; visual arts, Laura Russell, Daniel Cavey; band, Christine Harner; math, Joe Pfaltzgraff; chorus, Josh Kimmel; science, Dorothy Sobus, Ryan Meadows; agriscience, Jeff Fritz; technology education, Patrick White; social studies, Shannon Stambaugh; English, Laura Russell, Ryan Griffin; French, Sandy Reppe, Jessica Thompson; Latin, Alex Loforte, Sandy Reppe; Spanish, Daryl Long, Jennifer Thompson.