May 17

Trojan seniors earned GEF Scholarships

The Garner Educational Foundation awarded their 2017 Scholarships:
Susie Knabe received the Mayor of Garner Educational Scholarship, given to a student who intends to pursue a career in education. Amy Kelly and Caroline Bryan each received National Pawn Scholarships; Christine Wilkins, the Miss Garner Scholarship Pageant Scholarship; Jasmine Atkinson, the R.W. Moore Scholarship; and Laura Austin, the Marjorie Barefoot Opportunity Scholarship.

Libby Bynum received the Red Star Oil Scholarship; Noel Buitrago, the Don and Betty Rohrbaugh Family Scholarship; Sarah Smith, the Garner Town Council Scholarship; and Spencer Phillips, the Caroline Ball Family Foundation Scholarship.

On May 15th, Garner Magnet High School held the Senior Class Academic Awards Ceremony. The 151 seniors of the Class of 2017 were recognized as Distinguished Honor Graduates, 58 as Honor Graduates, and 25+ other students who were scholarship recipients. Scholarship monies awarded to students of the Class of 2017 totaled more than $6 million!