Local graduates receive CAD scholarship
The Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Court Saint Cecilia, awarded three $500 scholarships to graduating high school seniors. Two of the recipients came from Deweyville High School and were members of Saint Mary Catholic Church. The third winner graduated from Little Cypress Mauriceville High School and was a member of Saint Maurice Catholic Church.
The Deweyville graduates were Delis Chalambaga and Kaycee Spears. The LCM grad was Zachary Blanchard.
Delis will attend Lamar University, majoring in Electrical Engineering. He has been active in the church, school, and community. He was an Eagle Scout and an Altar Server.
Kaycee was fourth in her class and will attend Navarro Junior College, majoring in nursing. Also active in her church, school and community, she was an outstanding softball pitcher. She received UIL accolades and voted MVP in softball.
Zachary was fourth in his class at LCM and will attend the Naval Academy, majoring in Aerospace Engineering. He participated in many school activities including football and choir. He was also very active in his church.
The Catholic Daughters are very proud of these young people and wish them the best in their college careers.