Rene Smith, 17, daughter of Lewis and Laura Smith of Buchanan is a senior at James River High School. She has won a $1,000 scholarship from Theta Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma International Education Society. The scholarship is awarded to a senior planning on going into teaching. Rene was selected because of her high grade-point average, leadership roll in multiple school activities, and volunteer community service. Rene will attend Virginia Tech in the fall of 2012.
– Submitted by Susan Pratt