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Raymond E. Wells Scholarship Awarded!

Wells Receiving Wells Scholarship From Mrs. Tarver

Raymond E. Wells Scholarship   The 2017 recipient of the Raymond E. Wells Scholarship is Emily Vines.    Mr. Wells, long time Greenwood Junior High Principal, established the $1000 scholarship ten years ago with the Greenwood Education Foundation.  The check is presented to Vines by GEF Board member, Carolyn Tarver.  Vines plans to attend the University of Arkansas in Fort Smith ... Read More »

Drackett Receives “Big Sis Scholarship”

Drackett Receives Big Sis Scholarship

Big Sis Scholarship The “Big Sis Scholarship” recipient for the GHS Class of 2017 is Peyton Drackett.  The scholarship is provided by Libby and Cleave Gipson in memory of their daughter, Shannon Leigh Gipson.   The $600 scholarship was presented to Drackett by Andria Francis and Kerri McDaniel, sisters of Shannon.  Peyton is the son of Dawn and John Drackett and ... Read More »

Sublett Scholarship Awarded!

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Harley and Elsie Sublett Scholarship Greenwood High School senior, Darian Wilson is the 2017 recipient of the Harley and Elsie Sublett Scholarship.  The $1000 scholarship is presented each year to the graduating senior entering the field of education with the highest grade point average.  GHS graduate Roger Sublett established the scholarship with the Greenwood Education Foundation in memory of his ... Read More »

Doss Unveils Eagle Scout Project

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Eagle Scout Project Unveiled   The South Sebastian County Historical Society, friends and family joined Michael Doss of Greenwood’s Boy Scout Troop #1989 in the presentation of his Eagle Scout Project-the newly crafted front porch of the Vineyard Cabin at Greenwood’s downtown Historical District.   Moved to Greenwood from its original location on Highway 10 west of town, the Vineyard ... Read More »

Bolin Stewart Scholarship Awarded

Greenwood Seniors Receive the Bolin Stewart Memorial Scholarship The Bolin Stewart Memorial Scholarship was recently awarded to Greenwood seniors Rebecca Burrows and Austin Collins. The foundation was started seven years ago in memory of Bolin Stewart who taught school for over 30 years. He taught at Hackett and retired as principal at Coal Hill High School. Bolin loved kids and ... Read More »

Cohea Recipient of C.B. Smith Scholarship

Cohea with teacher, Joann King

Bryce Cohea, son of Robin and Mike Cohea, is this year’s recipient of the C. B. Smith Science Scholarship. The $500.00 scholarship was established in honor of Smith who served as superintendent of the Greenwood School District for 21 years and taught chemistry and biology during his service to the Greenwood Schools. The scholarship goes to a graduating senior who has ... Read More »

Stewart Receives McConnell Scholarship

Stewart with Principle Jerry Efurd

James “Gunner” Stewart, son of Melissa and Gary Robinson, is the 2017 recipient of the Arl McConnell Scholarship.  Each year the $1200.00 scholarship is presented to a senior entering the field of education. McConnell was principal of Greenwood High School in the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s and was a great friend to GHS after his retirement. Stewart plans to attend the University of ... Read More »

Arkasnsas 4-H State Record Book Winners!

Arkansas 4-H State Record Book Winners Story Submitted Congratulations to Emily Branum and Kacey Frederick on their Arkansas 4-H state winning Advanced Record Books. Branum and Frederick’s 4-H Advanced Record Books were judged by a committee in January. Both were selected as Advanced Record Book finalists. After an extensive interview process, Branum was chosen as a state Advanced Record Book ... Read More »

Arkansas 4-H Teen Stars

Arkansas 4-H Teen Stars Story submitted Congratulations to Olivia Branum, Kimber Campbell, Jenna Frederick, and AJ Russell on being selected as 2017 Arkansas 4-H Teen Stars. Branum, Campbell, Frederick, and Russell were four of the 79 Arkansas 4-H members to be named Teen Stars. Each of the four will be recognized in June at the Arkansas 4-H Teen Star and ... Read More »

Weaver and Armstrong Awarded Williams Scholarship!

Weaver and Armstrong Receive Don Williams Memorial Scholarships   Abbie Weaver, daughter of Debbie and Jay Hanron, and Alec Armstrong, son of Jennifer and Dustin Smith, are the 2017 recipients of the Don Williams Memorial Scholarship. The $500 scholarship selections are based on Volunteerism which was such an integral part of the life of the late Don Williams. Weaver will be attending ... Read More »

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