Kathy Dobbins Scholarship awarded

Jean Gordon

Kathy Dobbins Scholarship awarded

Sarah Honeycutt of Rutherfordton is the recipient of the 2020 Kathy Dobbins Memorial Scholarship. Sarah, a recent graduate of R-S Central High School, is the daughter of Jason and Lisa Honeycutt. Currently enrolled at Isothermal Community College, Sarah hopes to become a high school teacher.

At R-S Central, Sarah was a ROPE Award recipient and a member of BETA Club and Drama Club. She is a member of Pisgah United Methodist Church, where she helps work with children.

Friends and coworkers of the late Kathy Dobbins, a well-respected R-S Central humanities teacher, established the scholarship in 2012 in her memory. It is awarded to a graduating R-S Central senior planning to attend college to study some field of foreign language, humanities or language arts.

Contributions to the Kathy Dobbins Memorial Scholarship are still being accepted. Make checks out to the Rutherford County Schools Education Foundation, earmarked for the Kathy Dobbins Scholarship, and mail to 382 W. Main St., Forest City, NC 28043.