South Kentucky RECC has Six All A Classic
South Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative is pleased to announce that six
$1,000 Touchstone Energy All A Classic Scholarships have been
awarded to seniors in our service territory.
Class A schools are those with an enrollment of 425 or less, in
grades 10 through 12.
Receiving $1,000 scholarships are Joshua Tanner Gadberry, Somerset High
School, son of Joey Gadberry and Cindy Whitescarver; Christopher Brayden
McWilliams, Somerset High School, grandson of Woody and Helen Kelly;
Mikaela Craig, Clinton County High School, daughter of Mike and Kim
Craig; Dustin Daley, Clinton County High School, son of Darlene Daley;
Manda Sloan, Clinton County High School, daughter, of Ned and Denise
Sloan; William Tyler Stearns, Clinton County High School, son of Brian
And Shelia Stearns.
Gadberry, McWilliams, Craig, Daley, Sloan, and Stearns were six among the more
than 500 seniors vying for the scholarships. The Touchstone Energy All
A Classic Scholarship interviews were held in Frankfort on January
4 at Kentucky State University, and 140 students, in all, were interviewed.
This year, Kentuckys Touchstone Energy Cooperatives, including South
Kentucky RECC, and the All A Classic gave away 70 scholarships to
students across the state. To date, more than $1 million has been disbursed in
academic awards and scholarships through the All A Classic.
South Kentucky RECC CEO Allen Anderson said, South Kentucky RECC
congratulates these six on receiving scholarships. We are proud of their
Investing in our young men and women is a sound and rewarding investment
that produces great returns. South Kentucky RECC is extremely pleased to be
associated with the Touchstone Energy All A Classic, which helps so
many students in our service area achieve their dreams and attend
Stan Steidel, All A Classic chairperson, said this has been a very
Once again we had great participation from some of the brightest kids in
Kentucky, Steidel said. Its a pleasure to be able to help
them. This program would not be possible without the sponsorship and
cooperation of South Kentucky RECC and other Touchstone Energy
For more information, or to print an application for a scholarship from the All
A Classic, visit their website at
The scholarship applications are due in December each year.
Joshua Tanner Gadberry
Christopher Brayden McWilliams
William Tyler Stearns