Two Basehor seniors honored by governor
Two Basehor-Linwood High School seniors were named 2008 Kansas Governor's Scholars.
Caren Ann Chellgren and Alexander Christopher Ziegler were honored for being in the top academic 1 percent of Kansas high school seniors.
Scholars are selected from accredited public and private schools in the state.
A recognition ceremony for students was Sunday at Washburn University in Topeka.
The program is coordinated by the Confidence in Kansas Public Education Task Force and is funded by donations from the Kansas Bankers Association and other private sector businesses in the state.