Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., Lehighton, held "Scholarship Sunday," celebration to present scholarships to the many recipients within the congregation pursuing higher education degrees.
A total of $16,600 was awarded this year.
Scholarships and recipients were:
* George Acker Scholarship, Joshua Ferris, $2,000; and Chris Rothharpt, $1,235.
* Rev. Raymond A. Minnich Memorial Scholarship, Jennifer Soltis, $1,000; and Deborah Taylor, $1,000.
* Thomas L. Reisenweaver Music Scholarship, Dwight Weaver, $500.