Prince is scholarship recipient
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 1:00 AM
Rebecca Prince has been chosen as a 2013 Mississippi Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store Association.
Scholarship winner. Rebecca is the daughter of Ellen and Eric Prince, Prince Oil Company, Philadelphia, Mississippi.
Rebecca was a special honors graduate of Philadelphia High School. During high school she was selected as salutatorian, Most Outstanding Senior Girl, female scholar athlete, Rotary Club Student of the Month, and received many academic awards and honors. She was actively involved in the yearbook staff, BETA club, Mu Alpha Theta honorary, Future Business Leaders of America, Tornado Delegation, the varsity cheer squad, and the varsity tennis team. She was also selected to the 2013 Mississippi Association of Coaches All-Star Tennis Team.
Rebecca is a member of First United Methodist Church where she is an active member of her youth group. She also volunteers at the Boys and Girls Club of Neshoba County and as a youth ambassador for the Mississippi Children's Museum.
Rebecca will attend the University of Mississippi to pursue a degree in Communicative Sciences and Disorders with the hopes of being a speech therapist working with children.