Mandan News

Hillstrom received Arnold E. Larson award

The Mandan Public Schools Foundation for Education has awarded the Arnold E. Larson Scholarship to Amanda Hillstrom. The $250 scholarship and plaque is given annually to the Outstanding Instrumental Student at Mandan High School.

Amanda is attending the University of Mary and majoring in English and Education. She continues to enjoy playing piano.

Amanda is the daughter of Mike and Karla Hillstrom of Mandan.

Arnold E. Larson was Mandan High School’s band director from 1946 to 1965. He was the originator of the Mandan Marching Braves.