Hughestown Lions Club awards three scholarships

The Hughestown Lions Club recently awarded three students from Pittston Area High School scholarships to further their education. In photo, from left, Stanley Cebula, Heather Cebula, Benjamin Cebula, scholarship recipient; Steve Golya, Hughestown Lions Club President; Denise Chilipko and Michael Harding. - Submitted photos
The Hughestown Lions Club recently awarded three students from Pittston Area High School scholarships to further their education. In photo, from left, Diane Gable, Robert Gable, Mackenzie Gable, scholarship recipient; Mr. Al Kridlo and Steve Golya, Hughestown Lions Club President. - Submitted photos

HUGHESTOWN — The Hughestown Lions Club recently awarded three students from Pittston Area High School scholarships to further their education.

All three are Hughestown residents, the students are: Benjamin Cebula, Mackenzie Gable and Philip Cocco. A dinner was held for the students and their families at the Hughestown Hose Company.

The Lions Club presents these scholarships each year to deserving students and to honor the memory of the people they are named for. The Dale J. Kridlo award is in memory of Dale Kridlo, a Hughestown resident who was killed in the line of duty in Afghanistan. Jerry Chilipko was a long time member, past President of club and also a District Governor. The Clarence Hensley award is named for one of the original members and founders of the club.

The recipient of the Clarence Hensley scholarship was Philip Cocco.

The Hughestown Lions Club recently awarded three students from Pittston Area High School scholarships to further their education. In photo, from left, Stanley Cebula, Heather Cebula, Benjamin Cebula, scholarship recipient; Steve Golya, Hughestown Lions Club President; Denise Chilipko and Michael Harding.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/web1_Lions-Scholarship-1.jpegThe Hughestown Lions Club recently awarded three students from Pittston Area High School scholarships to further their education. In photo, from left, Stanley Cebula, Heather Cebula, Benjamin Cebula, scholarship recipient; Steve Golya, Hughestown Lions Club President; Denise Chilipko and Michael Harding. Submitted photos

The Hughestown Lions Club recently awarded three students from Pittston Area High School scholarships to further their education. In photo, from left, Diane Gable, Robert Gable, Mackenzie Gable, scholarship recipient; Mr. Al Kridlo and Steve Golya, Hughestown Lions Club President.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/web1_Lions-Scholarship-2.jpegThe Hughestown Lions Club recently awarded three students from Pittston Area High School scholarships to further their education. In photo, from left, Diane Gable, Robert Gable, Mackenzie Gable, scholarship recipient; Mr. Al Kridlo and Steve Golya, Hughestown Lions Club President. Submitted photos