CANNELTON – A soon-to-be high school senior was awarded a prestigious award during a week at Hoosier Girls State last month.
Michaela Kunkler, daughter of Bill and Julia (Schank) Kunkler, attended the 75th annual session of Hoosier Girls State, held June 19-25 at Trine University in Angola. She attended as a delegate of Cannelton American Legion Auxiliary 142. While there, she was chosen as a Samsung American Legion Scholar. She will represent Indiana as a finalist for a national $20,000 scholarship.