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Front Row (L to R) – Jessica Knotts, Jalin Heighter, Marlee Parker, Whitney Landis; Middle Row (L to R) – Matthew Patterson, Carstella Osborne, Carry Ailstock, Cassandra Karn, Hollie Carter, James Nicely, Amiah Allen; Back Row (L to R) – Jacob Herwald, Jacob Sales, Lindsay Dunbar, Courtney Higgins, Sequoia Nightfeather, Henry Pack, Henry Wood, Colton Taylor. Not pictured: Daniel Pillow, Arthur Forbes, Ethan Hall, Vittorio Cucci, Hannah Hill, and Katelyn White.

25 AHS Students Receive DSLCC Foundation Scholarships

Clifton Forge, VA (June 15, 2017) - The DSLCC Educational Foundation has awarded more than $135,000 in scholarships to area residents, including twenty-five graduating seniors from Alleghany High School. The students were presented their scholarships totaling nearly $30,000 at the AHS awards night on May 4th.

The AHS scholarship recipients include:

Carry Ann Ailstock, Follett Textbook Scholarship; Amiah Shanel Allen, Merle Weaver Reid Scholarship and Colin P. Ferguson Honorary Scholarship; Hollie LeAnn Carter, Merle Weaver Reid Scholarship and Curtis A. Smith, 116th Infantry, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1033 Scholarship; Vittorio Gage Cucci, Follett Textbook Scholarship Program; Lindsay Brooke Dunbar, Colin P. Ferguson Honorary Scholaship; Arthur Blake Forbes, Jesse A. Wright Memorial Scholarship; Ethan Scott Hall, Follett Textbook Scholarship; Jalin Taylor-Nicole Heighter, Merle Weaver Reid Scholarship and Talent Search Scholarship; Jacob Cole Herwald, Helen F. Dickson Scholarship; Courtney E. Higgins, DSLCC Educational Foundation Board of Directors Scholarship; Hannah Keeleigh Hill, Helen F. Dickson Scholarship; Cassandra Noelle Karn, Carter Scholarship; Jessica Danielle Knotts, Mamie B. Hall Scholarship for Prospective Teachers, Central High School Lucy Gleason Memorial Scholarship, and Ovella Worsham Educators’ Scholarship; Whitney Taylor Landis, Elizabeth Cook Memorial Scholarship; James Austin Nicely, Covington Hot Springs Rotary Club Scholarship; Sequoia Raven Nightfeather, Marion & Cecil May Scholarship and Boys’ Home Scholarship; Carstella Annette Osborne, Marion & Cecil May Scholarship; Henry Broderick Pack, Josh Patterson Forestry Scholarship, Barry Hillsman Forestry Scholarship, and Boys’ Home Scholarship; Marlee Elizabeth Parker, Highlands Community Bank Scholarship; Matthew David Patterson, Christopher Baker Memorial Scholarship; Daniel Jesse Pillow, Shentel Foundation Scholarship; Jacob K. Sales, WestRock Scholarship; Colton Lawrence Taylor, Marion & Cecil May Scholarship and Alleghany Highlands Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Annual Scholarhsip; Katelyn Marie White, Follet Textbook Scholarship; Henry Alan Wood, DSLCC Honors Scholarship and Tim Backels Scholarship.

The DSLCC Educational Foundation warmly congratulates all 2017-2018 scholarship recipients. For more information regarding the Foundation or to make a donation, please contact Foundation Director, Rachael Thompson at 540.863.2837 or via email at rthompson@dslcc.edu.

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