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Charitable foundation awards scholarships

ELLSWORTH, Kan.— The Smoky Hills Charitable Foundation awarded a scholarship to an area student for the upcoming academic year.

  • The Fran Malir Memorial Scholarship is for seniors graduating from Wilson High School. Zachary Corpus, Wilson, received a $794 scholarship.

The foundation is home to one scholarship fund, which was established by an area donor to support students pursuing higher education. More information about the scholarship program can be found at