Order of the Eastern Star gifts 3 new endowed scholarships

Somerville Chapter No. 245 Order of the Eastern Star has gifted three new endowed scholarships to the Blinn College Foundation. Pictured are (front, from left) Worthy Matron Nickie Bilski, and Worthy Patron Tommy Cagle; (middle, from left) Mary Cunningham, Bea Landolt, Martha Trimble, Karen Law, Gayla Townsend, and Angelia Beene; and (back, from left) Sandy Johnson, Melynda Giesenschlag and Fred Orum.

Somerville Chapter No. 245 Order of the Eastern Star continues to support higher education with the addition of three endowed scholarships to the Blinn College Foundation.

The chapter, which was formed in 1904 and has members from Burleson and Washington counties, gifted three $15,000 endowed scholarships recently to help students graduating from high schools in those counties.

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