The Polk County Farm Bureau Board of Directors, awarded seven $1,000 scholarships to local area graduates on May 5th. These scholarships are for $500 per semester, during their Freshman year, to their respective college or university.
Cossatot River High School recipients included, Kayla Richardson – National Park College in Hot Springs, Jacey Whisenhunt – UofA Rich Mountain, and Hannah Bell – UofA Rich Mountain. Mena High School winners included, Makori Gabourel – Southern AR University, Shylee Head – UofA Monticello , Gaven Hooper – UofA Rich Mountain, and Cauy House – Ouachita Baptist University.
Photo (L-R) PCFB Board Member, Bill Hoek, Kayla Richardson, Jacey Whisenhunt, Hannah Bell, PCFB Board President, Allen Stewart, Shylee Head, Makori Gabourel, Gaven Hooper, Cauy House, and Agency Manager, Tony Hooper.