A local bank has now awarded more than $250,000 in scholarships since beginning its program in 2001. The Liberty Bank Scholarship Program has announced its latest winners representing Alton High, Civic Memorial, and Marquette Catholic High Schools with a fourth at-large scholarship going to Southwestern High School.
Liberty Bank President Dale Blachford tells the Big Z says each student will receive $1,000 per year for four years while they are in college:
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This years winners were Maika Miller of Alton High, Dylan Wilson of CM, Megan Grove of Marquette, and Emily Hays of Southwestern.
(Photo: L-R: Miller, Grove, Blachford, Hayes, Wilson)