Pulaski County students awarded Farm Bureau scholarships

 

Louisville, KY (July 6, 2018) – Timothy Patric Edwards, Ashton Savannah Todd, Mallory Elisabeth McDonald, and Jacob Scott Patterson, all seniors in Pulaski County, were each awarded a $1,200 college scholarship by Pulaski County Farm Bureau. In partnership with County Farm Bureaus, the Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation awarded $465,400 this year to deserving students from across the Commonwealth.

Timothy Patric Edwards plans to attend Centre College to pursue a degree in economics. Edwards is the son of Tim and Patty Edwards of Somerset, KY.

Ashton Savannah Todd will attend Georgetown College to obtain a degree in English education. She is the daughter of Roy and Tammy Todd of Eubank, KY.

Mallory Elisabeth McDonald is heading to the University of Kentucky to earn a degree in agriculture education. McDonald is the daughter of Christopher and Enita McDonald of Nancy, KY.

Jacob Scott Patterson plans to attend the University of Kentucky to pursue a degree in agriculture economics. Patterson is the son of Patrick and Paula Patterson of Nancy, KY.

Farm Bureau scholarships, offered annually, are awarded to recipients who display the greatest levels of academic excellence, involvement in extracurricular activities, leadership abilities and financial need.

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