Thumbnail Image for Article 10379MHS Blackford Memorial Scholarship
Posted Date: 05/15/2017

Officials with the Marion Chamber of Commerce, Marion High School and the Blackford family were on hand Monday morning at the Marion Performing Arts Center for the announcement of the Jana Blackford Memorial Scholarship. Blackford, MHS MedPro Ed teacher, passed away suddenly this spring. The $25,000 scholarship is being endowed by an anonymous donor. Students intending at all four Crittenden County high schools who intend to pursue a career in health care are eligible for an award from the scholarship fund beginning with the 2018 graduating class.

-Photo by Mike Douglas