Strader Memorial Scholarships awarded to students from Colton-Pierrepont, Parishville-Hopkinton, Norwood-Norfolk, Potsdam
Friday, June 15, 2012 - 6:38 am

At the Strader Scholarship awards dinner recently were from left, front, Stephanie Fisher (Norwood-Norfolk), Brooke Ramsay (Colton-Pierrepont), Vicky Bartlett (Committee member), and Elinor Pacific (Potsdam Central); back, Eleanor Gibson (Committee Co-chair), Ellie Newvine (Committee Chair), Paul Newvine (Committee member) and Victor Caster (Committee member)

 POTSDAM -- The L. Wayne Strader Memorial Scholarship Fund Committee has awarded $500 scholarships to four area students at Sergi’s Restaurant in Potsdam.

One student from each of four local schools – Brooke Ramsay from Colton-Pierrepont, Monique Jenkinson from Parishville-Hopkinton, Stephanie Fisher from Norwood-Norfolk, and Elinor Pacific from Potsdam Central were presented their awards Monday.

The committee expressed gratitude to the Hannawa Falls Volunteer Fire Department, Clarkson and St. Lawrence Universities, the many local businesses who participated, friends, family members, and local residents for donations and support.