Winners of the Peter Neal Memorial Scholarship have been announced. The scholarships are presented annually to employees of the Silver Bay YMCA , based on high standards of work performance and financial requirements for a college education.
The winners for 2013 are: Sarah Bryant-University of Buffalo, Abby Halm-Rice University, Brad Hicks-Michigan State University and Dustin Scott-SUNY Plattsburgh. Dustin is a resident of Ticonderoga.
Family and friends established the scholarship in 1992, as a memorial to Peter Neal, son of Sally and James Neal of Venice, Fla., and Sabbath Day Point. He was a summer employee at the Silver Bay YMCA the summers of 1983, 1984 and 1985. He died of colon cancer in 1992 at age 30.
Anyone wishing to contribute to this memorial, may do so by sending a check to the Peter Neal Memorial Scholarship, Silver Bay YMCA Association, Silver Bay 12874.
Riana Millington of Ticonderoga graduated from Siena College with a bachelor’s degree in management on May 19. Siena awarded 805 bachelor’s and 52 master of science in accounting degrees at this year’s commencement ceremony.