Locher Foundation awards scholarships

Locher Foundation awards scholarships

August 13th, 2011 by Staff Report in Life Entertainment

Sixteen area students have been awarded $54,000 in college scholarships from the MaryEllen Locher Foundation.

The foundation is a national college scholarship program for children who have either lost a parent to breast cancer or have a parent who is a breast cancer survivor.

Winners are:

* Breonna Armstrong, Red Bank High School graduate, attending Cleveland State Community College.

*Alex Burd, McCallie School graduate, attending the University of Alabama.

* Trae Cody, Bradley Central High School graduate, attending Lee University.

* Casey Crump, Southeast Whitfield High School graduate, attending Bryan College.

* Taylor Dix, Baylor School graduate, attending King College.

* Gretchen Higdon, Ooltewah High School graduate, attending Lee University.

* Taylor Mullinax, Gordon Lee High School graduate, attending Dalton State College.

* Alex Mullin, Notre Dame High School graduate, attending the University of South Carolina.

* Travis Peacock, Notre Dame High School graduate, attending Tennessee Technological University.

* Paul Peers, Dade County High School graduate, attending the University of the Cumberlands.

* Libby Peigen, Ooltewah High School graduate, attending Lee University.

* Barrett Ratchford, Ooltewah High School graduate, attending Cleveland State Community College.

* Helen Reynolds, homeschool graduate, attending Chattanooga State Community College.

* A.J. Rice, Walker Valley High School graduate, attending the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

* David Wagner, Darlington School graduate, attending UTC.

* Laura Wagner, Girls Preparatory School graduate, attending Rhodes College.