WWMT, September 2015
Carson Scholars Fund helping and awarding scholarships in the Battle Creek area.
The 13th Annual Battle Creek Carson Scholars Award ceremony was held at Battle Creek Central High School in their multipurpose gymnasium. Several hundred gathered to celebrate the high academic achievement of this year’s 27 new Carson Scholars and the 9 repeat scholars. Read more.
On a long, dreary rainy day, the clouds parted in the late afternoon and the sun smiled down in anticipation of the 12th annual Battle Creek Carson Scholars Awards banquet to begin!
The event was again held at Battle Creek Central High School…Bearcat country! The huge school gymnasium was transformed into a lovely banquet hall with blue floor covering and blue and yellow accents all over. Over 300 were seated at the white- cloth-covered tables which had 2’ diameter bud vases with daisies and blue asters. And the large bouquet flowers in front of the lectern were yellow zinnias and royal blue delphiniums in a large white basket. Read more.
Battle Creek Central High School, once again hosted the 11th Annual Carson Scholars Fund Awards Reception on Friday, April 26, 2013. The program began with W.K. Kellogg Foundation representative and Battle Creek native, Megan Russell Johnson, delivering a warm welcome and introducing the master of ceremonies. For the 3rd straight year, Aaron Baskerville, weekend reporter for WWMT Channel 3 in Kalamazoo, Michigan enthusiastically emceed the Awards Ceremony.