2014 Anson scholarship
Amanda Michalski was selected to receive the 2014 Daniel F. Anson Memorial Scholarship presented by the City of Dunkirk Professional Firefighters. Amanda is the daughter of Joseph and Joanne Michalski of Dunkirk, and plans to attend the University of South Florida in the fall. The $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a graduating senior at Dunkirk High School in memory of Daniel F. Anson, who died in the line of duty while performing firefighting operations on Aug. 8, 1979. Making the presentation to Michalski was City of Dunkirk Firefighter Tony Thomas, Chairman of the Daniel F. Anson Memorial Fund.