Arely Aguirre of Brick was one of two local students to win the New Jersey Association of Counties Foundation and Investors Bank Scholarship.
Arely, who is now attending Ocean County College, graduated from the the Ocean County Vocational Technical School district in June. Amanda Menth, of Toms River, also earned a scholarship.
Arely and Amanda were both recently recognized at a meeting of the Ocean County freeholders. They are pictured above with Freeholder Director Joseph Vicari.