North Raleigh Rotary Recognizes 4-Way Test Winners and Scholarship Recipients

The Rotary Club of North Raleigh gave recognition to recent award recipients on Wednesday April 20th. The club heard from Stephanie Lake, Senior Director of Foundation Relations & Administration for Wake Tech, who spoke about the TC & Bill Parker Scholarships awarded to two students (a third was awarded directly by the club). Khaled Ali received $1000 towards his education and thanked the club for assistance in achieving his goals. He will be attending UNC Chapel Hill starting in the spring of 2017. The other winner was unable to attend. He graduated early as a result of the scholarship and
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2016 Rotary Against Drugs Speech Contest

The Club held it’s annual Rotary Against Drugs Speech on Wednesday. This year’s theme was “What must be done to prevent drug and alcohol abuse in the US?”. Our competitors were from Sanderson High School’s debate team. They included Andrew Smith, Emma Fagnano, Lakieta Lockett and Mattie Pare. Andrew Smith won a very close competition (the top 3 were within 6 points of each other on a 500 point scale) and will compete on February 27th at the district competition. The full results: 1st place: Andrew Smith 2nd place: Mattie Pare 3rd place: Emma Fagnano 4th place: Lakeeta Lockett Congratulations
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