Shelia K. (Adams) Dobyns Nursing Scholarship Awarded to Brittney Padgett

Brittney Padgett

POCAHONTAS, AR Jan. 20— The 2021 Sheila K. (Adams) Dobyns Nursing Scholarship has been awarded to Brittney Padgett of Ravenden.

Padgett is a 2018 Graduate of Sloan-Hendrix High School and is currently seeking a Registered Nursing degree at BRTC. She is the daughter of Phillip and Christine Murphy of Ravenden. She and her husband, Benton, have a daughter, Luna.

The Shelia K. (Adams) Dobyns Scholarship is awarded to a Sloan-Hendrix graduating senior pursuing a degree in nursing from Black River Technical College. The scholarship is provided by A & D Propane, Inc., in honor of Sheila K. (Adams) Dobyns who was a 1985 graduate of Oak Ridge Central High School.

For more information about creating or supporting a scholarship, contact Karen Liebhaber at (870) 248-4185 or email her at