The Collinwood High School Gary E. Gallaher Scholarship recipients for the 2018-19 school year were Caitlin Fann (left) and Mickylie Bratton (right).
Caitlin is the sister of Chelsey and Tanner Andrews. She will be pursuing a nursing degree from the University of North Alabama.
Mickylie is the daughter of Sue Ann and Ricky Bratton, and will also be working toward a degree in the health field at Columbia State Community College.
Each of these young ladies demonstrates a strong work ethic, eagerness to learn and commitment to family, friends and community.
This scholarship was established in memory of Gary E. Gallaher by his family to continue his legacy of investing in the youth of our county. Gary is remembered for his generosity and compassion. He often told people that an education is something that can never be taken from you. Each of the applicants had impressive goals and dreams, and the scholarship family committee wishes them the very best in their pursuits.