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Breanna Ongley of Vancouver has been inducted into Kappa Delta Pi, an international honor society in education. Ongley is a junior majoring in middle-school education at Stevenson University, Owings Mills, Md.


Samantha Berry of Vancouver, and a junior majoring in government at Eastern Washington University, has been awarded an $8,000 Carper Foundation scholarship. She is the daughter of Sam Berry of Vancouver and Paula Nobori of Portland.

Tessa Friason of Vancouver, and a sophomore in the nursing program at Mount Mercy, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has been awarded a Keech scholarship.

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