Four students from the Pequot Lakes and Pine River-Backus school districts are among 41 area students that Sourcewell recently announced as 2019 Students of Character.

Students to be celebrated as quiet leaders in Region 5 include Madison Abraham and Meghan Jarvi, of Pine River-Backus, and Isaac Gerber and Ashlynn Reynolds, of Pequot Lakes. Students of Character are recognized high school juniors and seniors who are selected for quiet leadership, perseverance and dedication to community, school and fellow students. School staff nominated the students, who will celebrated at an event Wednesday, April 10, at Madden's Resort on Gull Lake.