Emily Chesser from Dale High School received the Belfair of Shawnee Courage Award during the News-Star Best of Preps event Monday.

Chesser, was well as many student athletes and Students of the Month, were honored during the event, including a McLoud High School senior who was a awarded a Jeep Renegade after being named Student of the Year. 

Be sure to pick up Saturday's News-Star for a post-event special section outlining all of the finalists and winners for each award.