On the street
• At the recent Tri-State Manufacturer’s Association (TSMA) annual meeting in Villard, TSMA president Elroy Vesta announced the names of six individuals, including two locals, selected to receive education scholarships from TSMA.
Sawyer Georges and Alex Georges, students at Alexandria Technical and Community College in the machine tool technology program, each received a $500 scholarship.
TSMA employees, as well as children of said employees, are eligible to apply to these scholarships. Applicants are scored on five criteria: scholastic achievement, essay, application effort, recommendation letter and field of study – relevance to manufacturing.
Awards totaling $5,000 were distributed for spring semester 2014.