Luke D. Finicum and Karlee Cue  have been named Students of the Month for January, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.

Finicum, age  14, is the son of Jody and Wendy Finicum  of Ely.

Cue, age 13, is the daughter of Linda and Lee Cue of Ely.

Both are 8th graders at Learning Bridge Charter School.

The Student of the Month program is sponsored by the Elks Lodge in an effort to bring recognition to outstanding students in the area.

Multiple achievement, citizenship, scholarship and leadership are the basis for selection of Students of the Month.

Finicum has been active in football and is a member of 4-H.  He has won numerous awards in 4-H shooting sports and is considered one of the best. His hobbies are reading, hiking, hunting, sports and being outdoors in general.

Cue was a 2nd place winner in the Science fair and has perfect attendance. Her hobbies are gymnastics, drawing and writing.