Pictured is Victoria Porter, daughter of Liz & Todd Porter of Branch, recipient of the Franklin County Conservation District sponsored Dave Ferguson Scholarship for 2017-2018. She will receive $500.00 to go towards her expenses at an Arkansas accredited college or university.

Victoria wrote an essay on this year’s theme “Watersheds: Our Water, Our Home”.

Franklin County Conservation District sponsors a scholarship contest each year in an effort to assist young people in following a career in the conservation of our natural resources.