Dieterich High School Student Tyler Higgs was recognized by the Hall of FAME Program (Fantastic Area Mathematicians Extraordinaire) for his achievement in Mathematics/Science.
Higgs was selected based in a set of standards that focus on scholastic achievement. He plans to continue his education at MIT , majoring in physics after graduation.
The award was presented by local businesses sponsors Douglas Grunloh, Scott Hoene & Lee Beckman of Milano & Grunloh Engineers, Pat Gebben of Merz Heating & Cooling & Ryan Siemer of Coldwell Banker Realtors. Other sponsors not available for photo are Auto Glass Unlimited, Effingham Opthalomology/Visionary Eyewear & H & M Concrete, Stevens Industries & Joe’s Pizza.
The Hall of FAME Program seeks to encourage growth in the area by recognizing area youth who excel in school.