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Scholar of the Week: Abigail Trieb

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 Abigail Trieb is a senior at Deuel High School in Clear Lake.
 Her academic card is very full and she he has her eye on a specific career that she wants.
 Abigail Trieb is our "Scholar of the Week".

 A lot of kids her age try to steer clear of the tough classes, but Abigail Trieb has no fear when it comes to challenging herself in the classroom. "Biology 153 and that is for college credit. Then I've got government class which will switch over to academics next semester." And that is just some of her class load.

 And the fact that she likes these classes catches the eye of her instructors and her high school principal, Steve Benson, who says Abigail is one of the best in the school. "Always strives to do her best and she's always ranked consistently in the top of her class."

 And Benson tells us it's that attitude to tackle the hard subjects and stay at the top of her class that will serve Abigail well as she takes that next step in life. "I don't think there's any limits to what she can achieve...if she puts her mind to it."

 Right now, Abigail is still busy..."Key club, art club, national honor society, and then I'm also the wrestling manager." ...but she has a firm idea of what her next step in life will be. "Right now, I want to go to USD and I want to be an accountant, a CPA I guess."
 
 And for being named our Scholar of the Week, Abigail will receive a $100 scholarship from H-D Electric, which is a local Touchstone Energy cooperative.

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