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Benton H.S. Senior Awarded Illinois Sheriff’s Association Scholarship

BENTON – This year the Illinois Sheriff’s Association awarded over $58,000 in college scholarships throughout the State of Illinois to students wishing to pursue higher education.

The Franklin County recipient of the Illinois Sheriff’s Association Scholarship is Wyatt McClintock. Wyatt, a Benton High School senior, will be attending Rend Lake College in the fall and pursuing a degree in Journalism and Communication. Wyatt is the son of Denzil and Trina McClintock.

Wyatt was presented with his scholarship certificate by Captain Kyle Bacon of the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.