Ashleigh Moore Memorial Scholarship is awarded to Emily DeForrest.
DeForrest, a 2011 graduate of Macon Early College and Southwestern Community College, receives a check from Tina Marie Smith, mother of Ashleigh Moore.
Also pictured are Patrick Moore, Sean Moore and Wendy Moore.
Ashleigh was a student at MEC who passed away in the spring of 2010 after a courageous battle with cancer.
DeForrest will attend Western Carolina University and plans to major in elementary education.