Student Excellence Award presented to Mendota student


MENDOTA - Northbrook Middle School 8th grader Jillian Younger was recently chosen to receive a Student Excellence Award from the LaSalle County Board School Committee. Among the criteria to be chosen for the award, a student must demonstrate community service, be socially and civically responsible, and have a good work ethic. Jillian, who has proven herself in these areas and many more, is shown with her parents, James and Laura Younger. (Photo contributed)