Scholarships Awarded

Local NAACP branch to present scholarships to area students | Mobile

The Amarillo Branch of the NAACP will present about 40 scholarships to area students at its annual scholarship banquet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Amarillo Civic Center, 401 S. Buchanan St. “The Amarillo Branch NAACP has long focused on building a more just society by breaking down the barriers to higher education,” said Lillie Miller, scholarship committee chairwoman.