A Riverton High School senior has been awarded a $500 marching band stipend at Pittsburg State University.

Kayla Paxson, Galena, a music major, was awarded the stipend in addition to a music scholarships as a music major in piano and a music minor in violin.

Kayla is the doaughter of Bill and Jamie Jackson, Galena and John and Sherri Paxson, Riverton.