Tuesday, July 17, 2012 —
Drayton Diggs, a recent graduate of South Stanly High School, is the recipient of the Memorial Scholarship awarded by Memorial Baptist Church, Norwood.
The award is given annually to a student who demonstrates personal integrity, extracurricular involvement and academic excellence.
As a member of Memorial Baptist Church, Diggs has been very active in all areas of the Youth Program, having served in the Youth Praise and Drama Team and participating in several mission trips.
He is the son of Davis and Tonia Diggs of Norwood. He will enter North Carolina State University in the fall majoring in Electrical Engineering and has been selected to the Scholars Program.