A reward for a job well done

Mae Byrd (left) congratulates Coosa High School graduate Mariah Lambert on being named to receive the Sam and Mae Byrd Scholarship presented each year by the Puryear Detachment, Marine Corps League. Looking on is Troy Bolt, detachment senior vice commandant and scholarship program chairman. Another Coosa graduate, Allison Stanley, received the Detachment Foundation scholarship but was on vacation and not available for the presentation. / Contributed