Knights of Columbus awards 11 scholarships to Catholic students


The Knights of Columbus St. Thomas More Council 7121 presented its 8th Annual Father Seamus O’Flynn Scholarship Awards at a ceremony at St. Anastasia Catholic Church May 4.

Scholarships of $500 each were presented to 11 students of Cathedral Parish School and St. Joseph Academy in honor of O’ Flynn, retired Pastor Emeritus of St. Anastasia.

Four additional scholarships were awarded this year from donations made in memory of Carol Peckenham, a dedicated supporter of Catholic education.

Since its inception, $29,000 in local scholarships have been awarded by the Father Seamus scholarship fund.