Marshall Master Gardener Association Awards 2019 Scholarship

Mrs. Barbara Ray, Vice President of MMGA with Calista Brooke Thompson (Photo By: Betty Jones, MMGA Historian)

The Marshall Master Gardener Association awarded Calista Brooke Thompson with a $1000 Scholarship on August 8th during their regular monthly meeting.  She is the daughter of Alan Thompson and the late Mary Catherine Thompson of Benton and is currently a Junior at Murray State University pursuing a Bachelors degree in Agricultural Science/Agronomy.

The Marshall Master Gardners Association is an organization of volunteers that must complete a sixteen week course through the Marshall County Extension Office.  They must then pass a test and complete yearly volunteer hourly requirements.  If you would like more information about MMGA, you can contact the Extension Office at 270-527-3285.