Kyson Biem Coombs and Mickell Hope Weston have been named Students of the Month for December, according to Ely Elks Lodge 1469.
Coombs, age 17, is the son of Cody Coombs and Denise Jackson of Ely. Weston, age 18, is the daughter of Miranda and Russell Weston of Ely. Both are Seniors at White Pine High School and will graduate with the Class of 2019.
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.
Coombs has been active in baseball and technology. He is the editor of the WPHS yearbook. His hobbies are hiking, driving around outdoors with friends in the mountains.
Weston has been active in varsity soccer, cheer and track. She is a member of the National Honor Society and was the Secretary for her Freshman Class.Her hobbies are drawing, playing sports, reading, painting, hanging out withfriends and playing with her dog.