The Mount Jackson Moose Lodge 979 handed out five scholarships to deserving seniors at the Stonewall Jackson High School awards banquet on May 24. Each award winner received $1,000 towards their college expenses. The winners are Allison Conner, Rhea Jett, Ryan Pugh and Bria Bryant.
In conjunction with the Mount Jackson Harvest Festival the Lodge also awarded a $1,000 scholarship to Erin Goodier in honor of deceased Moose member Jeff Poole. Poole was instrumental in the organization of the Harvest Festival and a past graduate of SJHS class of 1988.