The winner of the 2014 Milroy Alumni Scholarship is Brian Wagler, son of Francis Leon and Ruthie Wagler. Brian plans to attend Purdue University, where he will major in agribusiness. After college, Brian want to work in the agricultural field and eventually invest in cattle and land.
At RCHS, Brian has excelled in academics; he is fourth in his graduating class and has been recognized for his excellence through his membership in the National Honor Society, selection to the Top Ten each year, and being named a Varsity Scholar. Brian’s other extracurricular activities have included Cheer Block, Spanish Club, SADD, Key Club and Junior Class Advisory Board.
Brian was described as “a role model for the youth of Rush County,” particularly for his sisters, for whom he was said to “carve a path.”
The 2014 Milroy Alumni Scholarship is sponsored by the White family and dedicated to the memory of the late Fritz and Anabel White and the multiple generations of the
White family who have attended Milroy schools. The Milroy Alumni Association and the White family are proud to present the 2014 scholarship to this outstanding young man who treats everyone “with the utmost respect and kindness.”
— Rushville Republican