BONIFAY - Holmes County High School 2017 graduate Annalia Marie Hornsby was recently awarded a $1000 Masonic Scholarship by Esther Lodge #144, Free and Accepted Masons of Bonifay.

Esther Lodge #144 Senior Deacon Kevin Odum stated the Masons are dedicated to assist those engaged in the process of attaining knowledge to make a significant impact on future generations, and they do this by supporting public education and advocating the cause of the public school systems.

To accomplish their goals, Esther Lodge #144 has established a selection committee which serves to promote and aid students within the community to further the education. Specifically, Esther Lodge offers all high school seniors the opportunity to be awarded a $1000 scholarship that may be used at any State of Florida supported institution.