At the invitation of Governor Kathleen Sebelius, Tanner Brock, Elizabeth Ginther, Pamela Mayner and Shane Scott of Dodge City High School  were selected to attend the 25th Annual Governor's Scholar Award Program on May 4, 2008 in Topeka.


    At the invitation of Governor Kathleen Sebelius, Tanner Brock, Elizabeth Ginther, Pamela Mayner and Shane Scott of Dodge City High School  were selected to attend the 25th Annual Governor's Scholar Award Program on May 4, 2008 in Topeka.
    The recognition ceremony honors the top academic one percent of Kansas High School seniors. 
    Scholars are selected from accredited public and private schools in the state of Kansas.
    "These high school seniors have shown dedication in their studies and a commitment to learning.  They've earned this honor, and I want to congratulate all of them on this achievement," Sebelius said.  "We should also recognize their families, teachers and mentors for helping these outstanding students achieve their academic goals."
    This program is coordinated for the governor by the Confidence in Kansas Public Education Task Force.  It is funded by donations from the Kansas Bankers Association and other private sector businesses in Kansas.
    Ginther and Mayner were unable to attend the event in Topeka.