Wheeling Area Heritage Port Sternwheel Foundation Awards Scholarships

Photo by Scott McCloskey

The Wheeling Area Heritage Port Sternwheel Foundation recently announced the five Ohio Valley students who are the recipients of its annual $2,500 scholarships to West Liberty University. Gathered, from front left, are Sternwheel Foundation Committee Member Jack Ullom, Charlie Jo McConnell of Edison Local High School, Megan Apesos of Weir High School, Logan Cunningham of Buckeye Local High School and Adam Jarrett of Wheeling Central Catholic High School. In back, from left, are Gary and Flip West and committee members Kathy and Tom Burgoyne. Not pictured is scholarship winner Marques McHaffie of Oak Glen High School. The 17th-annual Heritage Port Sternwheel Festival is scheduled today through Saturday at Wheeling Heritage Port.