The Chesterfield Club Awards Five Scholarships
The Chesterfield Club awarded five (5) scholarships Sunday, April 28, 2019, at the club’s Annual Scholarship Reception held at Eyemax Vision Center in Selma. Former Selma mayor and longtime educator, Mr. George Evans was the keynote speaker for the occasion. These scholarships are awarded yearly to area graduating high school seniors who demonstrate exceptional academic proficiency and leadership.
The 2019 Chesterfield Club Scholarship awardees are:
Ms. Aurielle Boyd is the Legacy Scholarship recipient. She will be a 2019 graduate of Selma High School and is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Marc Boyd of Selma. Ms. Boyd plans to attend Southern Union Community College in Opelika Alabama. Later she plans to study pre-
Mr. Preston Parker McGee will be a 2019 graduate of Dallas County High School with a 4.358 GPA and ranks first in his senior class. He is the son of Mr. Jarvis McGee and Mrs. Pam McGee of Valley Grande. He has been admitted and plans to attend the University of Alabama majoring in pre-
Ms. Haisia Chernell Perry will be a 2019 graduate of Southside High School with a 4.0 GPA and ranks fifth in her senior class. She is the daughter of Rev. Isiah Perry, Sr. and Mrs. Cheryl Perry of Selma. She has been admitted and plans to Alabama State University in Montgomery majoring in biology.
Ms. Lakira Fails will be a 2019 graduate of Selma High School with a 4.3 GPA and ranks first in her senior class. She is the daughter of Mr. Lovell Fails and Mrs. Carolyn Fails of Selma. She plans to Alabama A&M University in Huntsville majoring in Entrepreneurship.
Ms. Ronia Gorden will be a 2019 graduate of Selma High School with a 4.26 GPA and ranks sixth in her senior class. She is the daughter of Mr. Tremayne Gorden and Mrs. Charryse Gorden of Selma. She has been admitted and plans to attend the University of Alabama majoring in Psychology.
The Chesterfield Club has a long and storied history starting in November 1926. Ninety-
The Chesterfield Club Scholarship committee members are Dr. Leroy Maxwell, program chairman, Dr. William Powell, Mr. Dexter Bright, Mr. Al Perry, Mr. Michael Walker, Mr. Clifford Hunter, Rev. Lebarron Mack, and Mr. Paul Olive. Mr. Eric Roussell is the club’s president.
Congratulations to this year’s scholarship recipients.
The Chesterfield Club Annual Scholarship Awards Reception