Cuero graduate receives $18,000 scholarship

Ryan Rodriguez, a Cuero High School honor graduate, was recently selected to receive the 18,000 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo School Art Scholarship. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Ryan Rodriguez, a Cuero High School honor graduate, was recently selected to receive the $18,000 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo School Art Scholarship.

Thousands of eligible students applied across Texas, and only 15 were selected.

Rodriguez was honored at the scholarship banquet held at Houston's Reliant Stadium and is shown above with Keith A. Steffek, HSLR executive committee member and Lynn Nunez, HLSR vice president.

His parents are John and Ruby Rodriguez, of Cuero.