Volume 52, Number 13

twelve pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, March 26, 2015

Pickett County students win TTU scholaships

COOKEVILLE— Tennessee
Tech University’s College of
Business recently held its
34th annual scholarships and
awards banquet.
Faculty, business alumni,
scholarship donors, scholarship
recipients and their families
packed TTU’s Roaden
University Center Multipurpose
Room as 110 students received
scholarships totaling
more almost $125,000. Thirty
honor students (those maintaining
a 4.0 grade point average)
were recognized for
their scholastic achievements.
“We are proud of this outstanding
group students,”
said Mark Stephens, College
of Business interim dean. “We
are also extremely pleased
with the support we receive
from businesses and alumni
in supplying the private funds
for scholarships. These
awards help us attract high
quality students to the university.”
The College of Business
and its accounting program
are accredited by the Association
to Advance Collegiate
Schools of Business, making
them among the less than 5
percent of business programs
worldwide to hold this distinction.
Kacee Mitchell received the
Edward H. Hooper Scholarship
and the endowed Welch
Bowling Scholarship. Mitchell
is a finance major.
Angela Warden received
the endowed Eldon Leslie
Scholarship. She is a business
major.
Jacob Wright received the
endowed Noble / Scarlett
Scholarship. He is a business
major.

TOP STORIES

Pickett Commissioners vote for final sale of nursing home - The Pickett County Commissioners met in regular session on March 16th, 2015. The meeting was called ... Keep Reading

Additional property for city - The First Baptist Church agreed to terms with the City of Byrdstown to help with additional property... Keep Reading

PCHS Class of 2015 Top Three - Bethany Young, with a 97.57 GPA, has been named Pickett County High Schools Class of 2015 Valedicto... Keep Reading