JCJC’S A.T. Bassett Memorial Scholarship Awarded

Written By: Teresa Martin
Email Address: teresa.martin@jcjc.edu
Date Submitted: 2013-05-09 14:05:36

ELLISVILLE–Jones County Junior College’s English department recently sponsored the A.T. Bassett Memorial Scholarship’s Writing Competition for Smith County students. English teachers from the three Smith County schools were asked to choose several students to compete by writing an essay on various topics. 
 
First and second place winners were awarded tuition scholarships. The A.T. Bassett Scholarship was established in memory of A.T. Bassett by his wife, Sue and daughters, Lona Bassett and Morrett Ellzey of Smith County.   
 
Winners of the scholarships are:

Mize Winners
1st Place ....................Chase Roberts 
2nd Place ……………Kellie Johnson
 
Raleigh Winners
1st Place ....................Lakin Thornton
2nd Place ……………Jessica McLaurin
 
Taylorsville Winners
1st Place ....................Zach Walker 
2nd Place ……………Brandy Thompson

 

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