By Sharon Camarca
Special to The SUN
The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Durango Lodge No. 507 is proud to announce the recipients of local lodge scholarships.
Marissa Talamante from Pagosa Springs High School will receive a Colorado Elks Association Grant. The $1,000 grant, awarded by Durango Elks Lodge, is made possible by the Elks National Foundation through the Colorado Elks Association.
An additional $7,000 in scholarships were awarded to seniors from three area high schools, including one to Pagosa Springs High School student Jacqueline Garcia.