Griffith awarded scholarship


WHITE HALL — Garrett Griffith of White Hall, a senior at White Hall High School, has been awarded a university honors scholarship by Arkansas Tech University in Russellville.

Garrett is a son of Chris and Tina Griffith. His grandparents are Ruben and Pat Torres of White Hall and Charles and Virginia Griffith of Pine Bluff.

Griffith will enter Arkansas Tech in the fall of 2014.

To be eligible for a university honors scholarship, which provides up to $5,300 per semester and is renewable for up to sight semesters, a student must have a cumulative high school grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Tech awards a maximum of 25 such scholarships each year.