A beloved Piedmont Police Officer who recently passed away from cancer now has a memorial scholarship in his honor. The Kevin Blue Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to six students a year who demonstrates characteristic values that were important to Officer Blue. Those values include respecting one’s community and simply treating people right.
One boy and one girl will be chosen from Piedmont High School, Alexandria, and another random school within Calhoun County. Students must maintain at least a 2.5 GPA, already be accepted into their college of choice, submit a letter of recommendation along with several other requirements in order to be considered for the scholarship.
For more information on the Kevin Blue Memorial Scholarship, contact Shannon Hogue at Shannon.Hogue@PiedmontRescue.org.