PHOEBE Connections scholarships

PHOEBE Connections scholarships PHOEBE Connections, a widows’ group serving Wilson County, held its annual scholarship banquet at First Baptist Church of Lebanon. The group awarded 13 $3,000 scholarships to children of widows in Wilson County. Pastor Jarod Smith of New Tribe Church in Mt. Juliet presented the message. Recipients are pictured with their mothers. From bottom left to right: Amy Yates with sons Thomas and Benjamin (top); Amy Baines with son Mason (top); Jillian and Sabrina Austin with mom Melinda; Angie Powell with daughter Anslee and son Connor (top); John Reed Hill III with mom Michelle. Top center: Trisha Barnes with daughter Destiny. Top right: Gayle Gannaway with son Lee. Not pictured: Tawny Ashworth (mom Joanne); Hope and Sydney Davidson (mom Melissa).