Nuss wins Dems’ grant

SIDNEY — The Shelby County Democrat Women has announced that Katie Nuss, daughter of Mike Nuss and Tracy Nuss, all of Sidney, has been awarded its second annual Democrat Women’s Local Grant.

The $500 award will support Nuss’s studies at Kent State University, where she pursues a major in fashion merchandising and a minor in fashion media.

Nuss is part of the Provost Leadership Academy, the National Retail Federation Student Association and other campus organizations.

To be eligible for the grant, a student must have completed one year of college and be a graduate of a high school in Shelby County. Political affiliation is not considered in the awarding of this grant. Applications are available by calling 937-492-1366.