Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., Lehighton, held "Scholarship Sunday," a celebration to present scholarships to the many recipients within the congregation pursuing higher education and nursing degrees.
A total of $16,415 was awarded this year.
Scholarships and recipients were:
Ÿ George Acker Scholarship, Alan Pride, $1,000; Brian Reidy, $1,000 and Chris Rothharpt, $1,235.
Ÿ Rev. Raymond A. Minnich Memorial Scholarship, Deborah Taylor, $1,000; and Cindy White, $1,000