Alexandra D. Blackwood (second from left) was named the local Lilly Endowment Community Scholar in the first scholarship award of 2019. Blackwood is a senior at Blackford High School and an outstanding example of the young people learning, working, and serving others in this community. She will receive a full-tuition, four-year scholarship to any accredited Indiana college or university and an annual book allowance of $900.
Four other applicants were named finalists and will receive $1,000 scholarships from the Blackford County Community Foundation. They are (pictured from left) Calista Johns, Alexandra Blackwood, Taylor Wells, Breanne Morgan, and Myles Cline. Read More