GALLIPOLIS — Olivia Rees, Bruce Moreau, Madison Burns and Eric Gillespie each received a $500 scholarship from the local Gallipolis Emblem Club.
Olivia will be a sophomore this coming year at Ohio University, where she is pursuing a career in mechanical engineering. Olivia’s parents are Dean and Amee Rees. Her Emblem Club sponsor is her mother, Amee Rees.
Bruce Moreau attends The Ohio State University. He is a sophomore majoring in architecture. Bruce’s parents are Michael Moreaux and Shana Booher. His grandmother, Kitty Griffith, is his Emblem Club sponsor.
Madison Burns is in the nursing program at Marshall University. She is a sophomore. Madison’s parents are Mark and Angela Burns. Her mother, Angela Burns, is her Emblem Club sponsor.
Eric Gillespie, a 2016 Gallia Academy graduate, will be starting college this fall as a freshman at Ohio University. His career plans are to become a software engineer. Tim and Kim Gillespie are Eric’s parents. Eric’s Emblem Club sponsor is his grandmother, Noretta Gillespie.