Jan. 7 — Madison Sims of Paragould is one of fifteen students awarded the Paragould Student Scholarship for the fall 2019 semester. She is a 2018 graduate of Greene County Tech High School who is seeking an Associate of Applied Science degree with nursing emphasis. She is the daughter of Shannon and Christi Simms.
Paragould educators, staff, and community members collectively fund this $250 scholarship. The Paragould Student Scholarship is available to fulltime Black River Technical College students who attend at least one traditional class at the Paragould site or to Paragould non-traditional industry students who are enrolled in at least one Paragould program comprising of more than 18 hours.