The Kaskaskia College Foundation recently awarded to Alex Newsom the Steve and Patti Bohner Scholarship in memory of Robert G. Burnside.
Newsom is a 2013 graduate of Vandalia Community High School and is a freshman at KC pursuing an associate's degree. He later hopes to also attain a business degree. He is the son of Smokey and Amy Newsom. Pictured above, from left to right, are Patti Bohner, Newsom and Steve Bohner.