Jarrett Franklin and Jordan Franklin of Marion were recently awarded University Scholarships from the Office of Recruitment at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. The scholarships pay full tuition and room and board.
Jarrett and Jordan will graduate from Marion Senior High School in May. They are the sons of Elizabeth and William Franklin.
Both are members of the football team, National Honor Society, HOSA-Future Health Professionals and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
The Franklins will major in biology at UAPB. In the future, Jarrett plans to earn a terminal degree in Marine biology and Jordan wants to become a licensed physical therapist.
Details: Contact the Office of Recruitment at 575-8961 or visit the website at www.uapb.edu.