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NC National Guard recognizes students

The N.C. National Guard Association Educational Foundation awarded four $1,000 scholarships to area students.

William R. Swart of Fuquay-Varina was awarded the Roy L. Brantley Memorial Perpetual Scholarship.

Jared S. Everson of Cary was awarded the Academic Excellence/Leadership Award.

Joshua A. Cook of Cary and Julian L. Brodie of Raleigh were awarded the NCNG Soldiers & Airmen Fund Scholarship.