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Scholarship news: Area students win awards from Kiwanis Club, Master Gardeners

The Perry Kiwanis Club awarded college scholarships to, from left, William Cody Bodrey, Skylar Mizell and Vincent Glover.
The Perry Kiwanis Club awarded college scholarships to, from left, William Cody Bodrey, Skylar Mizell and Vincent Glover.

▪  The Perry Kiwanis Club awarded college scholarships to William Cody Bodrey, a graduate of The Westfield School going to University of Georgia; Skylar Mizell, a Perry High graduate going to Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College; and Vincent Glover, a Perry High graduate going to University of Georgia. Each will receive $1,500 for four years.

▪  Olivia Pelton, a Baldwin High School graduate, received the $2,000 Wintzell’s Oyster House “My Town” Award during the 60th Distinguished Young Women National Finals. She will attend Belmont University this fall.

▪  The Master Gardeners of Central Georgia awarded $1,000 scholarships to Elizabeth Smith and Emsley Smith, Mary Persons High School graduates going to LaGrange College. Jones County’s McKenzie Lewis, a rising sophomore at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, and Bibb County’s Catherine Pope, a rising junior at University of Georgia, also won $1,000 scholarships. The $2,000 Sylvie Utick Memorial Academic Scholarship went to Emily Coon, a graduate of Peach County High School going to Kennesaw State University.

Andrea Honaker: 478-744-4382, @TelegraphAndrea

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