Five students awarded scholarships

CLARKTON — The Booker T. Washington High School Alumni Association recently held its annual scholarship luncheon at Dowless Catering in Dublin and presented five individuals with scholarships.

Scholarship Committee Chairman Derrick Staten gave the greetings and George Greene, Scholarship Committee member, gave the prayer.

Receiving scholarships were:

— Jarrett D. Cromartie, a student at Delaware State University.

— Xavier Hilbert, a student at Kean University in New Jersey.

— Queen Mitchell, a student at Oakwood University in Alabama.

— De’Jour A. Simpson, a student at Eastern Kentucky University.

— Jalan A. Staten, a student at Fayetteville State University.

Annie M. Rhodes, president of the Alumni Association, gave the closing remarks.