Hard work and persistence take on new meaning when those qualities are recognized and celebrated. Gordon Pope of Jostens, Inc. recently presented Randall Kemp and Briessa Hauk with complimentary class rings as part of the Rushville Consolidated High School (RCHS) Lion Pride Program. Randall and Briessa were chosen for improvement in their academic progress, leadership and citizenship from their freshman to sophomore year. Pictured from left to right are Mr. Kirk Amman, RCHS assistant principal; Mr. Rob Hadley, RCHS assistant principal; Briessa Hauk, RCHS student; Randall Kemp, RCHS student; Gordon Pope, Jostens, Inc.; and Mr. Matt Vance, RCHS principal.