Lopez awarded scholarship

Thomas Garcia

A local high school student was awarded a $1,000 scholarship from a Texas-based wind energy company.

Kaitlin Rae Lopez, a senior at Tucumcari High School, was awarded one of the 2009 Cielo Wind Power Earth Stewardship Scholarship, by Cielo Wind Power, LP of Austin.

“The stewardship scholarship is a great way for Cielo to give back to local communities and recognize outstanding students who demonstrate a commitment to land stewardship,”