Garner student wins scholarship
Kirby Jones of Garner has been awarded the Meredith Legacy Scholarship, which is the College’s top academic award. Jones is a senior at Garner Magnet High School who intends to major in child development at Meredith and is planning a career in education. The recipient of The Meredith Legacy Scholarship, a full, four-year scholarship, is selected based on merit, including superior standardized test scores, academic achievement, high school and community leadership ability and strong communication skills.
Ray Kroc scholarship winners
Two students from Garner, Kenya McKillion and Gregory Stewart, received $1,000 Ray Kroc Youth Achievement Award scholarships, which are awarded to McDonald’s employees for outstanding academic achievement and community involvement.