Lodge #151 Awards Scholarships to 20 Graduating Seniors

Friday, May 5, twenty graduating seniors from around Winn Parish were honored at a very special luncheon. The honored students from the Class of 2017 were nominated and then selected by the Brethren of Eastern Star Lodge #151, of Winnfield to receive the newly named Clifford Whitehead Memorial Scholarship to assist with furthering their education. The scholarships are funded by the Dugdemona High Twelve efforts.

After a warm welcome by Mr. Gregg Davies, the honorees, their families, and school administrators were treated to a lunch meal of roast pork loin, green beans, potato salad, rolls and banana pudding and cake, prepared by Mr. Jamie Maxwell and other volunteers. Mr. Davies spoke about the truths the Masonic fraternal organization is founded upon, and their importance in the lives of all people. He also spoke of the late Mr. Whitehead and his many contributions at home and afar.

The scholarships were presented to the students then the recipients and their guests were welcomed into the inner room of the Lodge to take photographs.

 

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