The Eddie Mae Herron Scholarship Awarded to Skikeshia Smith

Skikeshia Smith

POCAHONTAS, AR Jan. 10— The Eddie Mae Herron Scholarship has been awarded to Skikeshia Smith of Forrest City.

Smith is currently seeking a degree in Nursing from BRTC. She will be awarded $500 ($250 each semester).

The Eddie Mae Herron Scholarship is sponsored by the Eddie Mae Herron Center in Pocahontas, Arkansas. The Center houses more than two hundred years worth of African-American history and was the one-room schoolhouse and church for the African-American community of Pocahontas.

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