The Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Court Saint Cecilia, has awarded $500 scholarships to two local high school graduates.  One went to Vincent Hale who graduated from Little Cypress Mauriceville and was 10th in his class.  This very talented young man was a winner in the Stark Reading Contests last year and this year. He also played on the LCM baseball team that went so far into the playoffs. Vinnie is a member of Saint Francis Church and plans to attend A&M to study business.

The second scholarship went to Morgan Matt, a graduate of Bridge City High School and 9th in her class. Morgan belongs to Saint Henry Catholic Church and plans to also attend A&M to study animal science. She was very active in band and Future Farmers of America.