PILOT MOUNTAIN — Carriella Starnes, a 2015 graduate of East Surry, received the Fisher-Matthews-Misenheimer Foundation “Spirit to Learn” scholarship for 2015.
This scholarship was created to encourage the pursuit of higher educational goals and to recognize the courage and determination of a deserving high school senior who has faced exceptional challenges.
Starnes, a resident of Pilot Mountain, was selected from applicants in Catawba, Rowan and Surry counties. She will continue her education at Mars Hill University and plans to pursue a career in physical therapy. She is the daughter of Michael and Karen Hall.