The St. Louis County Rotary Club recently awarded $1,500 scholarships to two south county students.
Steven S. Walther, a Vianney High School graduate, was awarded the St. Louis County Rotary Club's General Scholarship, and Laura K. Johnson, a Mehlville Senior High School graduate, was awarded the Carol Allen Scholarship.
Walther ranked ninth of 201 students at Vianney. He was a member of the football and basketball teams and active in Student Council and the National Honor Society. Walther received the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Scholar Athlete Award.
He plans on attending the University of Missouri-Columbia in the fall and majoring in psychology with the goal of attending medical school.
Johnson ranked eighth of 425 students at Mehlville. She was a member of the National Honor Society, the Spanish Club and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Johnson received the National History and Government Award.
She plans on attending Lafayette College in Easton, Penn., and intends to be an editor or college professor.