Elks Lodge awards scholarships

From Staff Reports

   Recently, the Elizabethton Elks Lodge #1847 honored their scholarship winners at the regular Lodge meeting and with a complimentary dinner.
   Allison Cook, who attended Elizabethton High School, was the winner of the Nursing Scholarship. She will receive $2,500 per year for four years, totaling $10,000. According to the Lodge, Cook was the No. 1 winner in the state.
   The winners of the Most Valuable Student Scholarships were Katie Williams and Jessica Newman. Both girls attended Unaka High School. They were awarded the one-time scholarship of $2,500.
   The winners were also presented plaques along with a picture of the occasion.