MERCER COUNTY —
McKenzie McNatt and Jacob Heim were named outstanding seniors for 2014 at Mercer County Career Center.
The school in Coolspring Township selects a senior student from each session for the award, based on attendance, leadership, participation in extracurricular activities, community service, and contributions to the school community.
McNatt, a daughter of Kim McNatt, Hermitage and David McNatt, Sharpsville, received the honor for the morning session. A student in the early childhood education program, she is a senior at Hickory High School, Hermitage.
She plans to attend Butler County Community College.
Heim, a son of Mr. and Mrs. James Heim, Stoneboro, was named outstanding senior for the afternoon session. He is a student in the welding program and a senior at Lakeview High School.
He plans to seek employment where he can use his welding skills and to pursue his interest in farming.