Bright Futures

first_img Published 6:54 pm Tuesday, June 10, 2014 By Jaine Treadwell Bright Futures Graham, a graduate of Pike Liberal Arts School, will begin her second year at Troy University at summer’s end.Johnson has completed three years at Troy University and will transfer to Auburn University for 2014-15. She is a graduate of Charles Henderson High School.Taylor graduated from Pike Liberal Arts School in May and will attend the University of Alabama in the fall.Powell said the Winnie Lee Memorial Scholarships are based on academics, extra curricular activities and community service. To qualify for one of these scholarships, an applicant must have participated in 4-H or FFA for at least three years. Email the author Print Article Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… By The Penny Hoarder You Might Like Public hearing is today The City of Troy will hold a public hearing today (June 10) at 10 a.m. at Troy City Hall’s Council… read more The Pike County Cattlewomen awarded Winnie Lee Memorial Scholarships to April Garrett, Hillary Goodson, Morgan Graham, Kate Johnson and Kailee Taylor at the association’s 32nd annual banquet. Heather Minton, Cattlewomen co-president, presented the awards. Winnie Lee was a longtime member of the Cattlewomen and a strong supporter of education and the county’s youth.(Messenger photo/Jaine Treadwell) Students receive  Winnie Lee Memorial ScholarshipsThe Pike County Cattlewomen awarded scholarships to five young women who have exhibited excellence in academics and commitment to service at the association’s 32nd annual banquet Saturday night.Tammy Powell, Cattlewomen co-president, said the Cattlewomen were extremely pleased to award Winnie Lee Memorial Scholarships to April Garrett, Hillary Goodson, Morgan Graham, Kate Johnson and Kailee Taylor.center_img Next Up“We usually award from one to four scholarships but we had five young women who were equally deserving of these scholarships,” Powell said. “The Winnie Lee Memorial Scholarships are unique in that the recipients do not have to be awarded to incoming college freshmen.”Garrett is a graduate of Pike Liberal Arts School and will begin her second year at Troy University in the fall.Zion Chapel High School graduate, Goodson will enter Troy University as a freshman in the fall. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Latest Stories Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Book Nook to reopen “Winnie Lee was a longtime member of the Pike County Cattlewomen,” Powell said. “She was a strong supporter of education and believed in young people and was dedicated to them. We knew that it would greatly please her to have a scholarship established in her honor.Winnie and her husband, the late Harold Lee, lived in the Oak Grove community. They were farmers and were active supporters of the beef industry and committed supporters of youth.”The Cattlewomen have several fundraisers in support of the Winnie Lee Memorial Scholarships, including a booth at the Peanut Butter Festival in Brundidge, the sale of beef loins and a silent auction at the Pike County Cattlemen’s annual meeting.Powell said donations to the Cattlewomen also support the annual Winnie Lee Memorial Scholarships. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Sponsored Contentlast_img read more