Columbia County Fair
Drew Exposition
2017 Scholarships

The Merchants Association of Columbia County recognized their scholarship recipients during their monthly meeting June 2017 at the Columbia County Fairgrounds. The Merchants Association of Columbia County awarded approximately $15,000 scholarships this year. The Scholarship program began in the 1960’s when the association was first chartered and has consistently grown due to the success of many fund raising events. The Scholarship program is open to all seniors attending High School in Columbia County. This year’s recipients were:

EVANS GOLF - JACOB LAMAR KNIGHT
EVANS VOCATIONAL - KAYLA CHURCHILL
GREENBRIER GOLF - CHLOE COLBURN
GREENBRIER VOCATIONAL - MADISON BOSWELL
GROVETOWN GOLF - JARED FENDER
GROVETOWN VOCATIONAL - RAINEY FERGUSON
HARLEM GOLF - HUNTER BERRY
HARLEM VOCATIONAL - ALEXIA M MAYS
LAKESIDE GOLF - BRENNER THOMPSON
LAKESIDE VOCATIONAL - NIQALIS REUBEN REID
AUGUSTA CHRISTIAN - COREY LAWRENCE
AUGUSTA PREP - KEATON HILL

The Merchants Association of Columbia County sponsors The Miss Columbia County Fair Pageant, the Martinez-Evans Christmas Parade, The Annual Columbia County Fall Fair and many more community events, which generate additional money to be donated to other community charities.