Natalie Pope and Aaron Smith were each recently awarded a Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship to help pay for their college education. This scholarship award is $1,500 a year.
Pope, a 2009 graduate of South Oldham High School, will attend Centre College.
Smith, a 2009 graduate of Oldham County High School, will attend the University of Kentucky to study journalism.
While at SOHS, Pope was a member of the Girl Scouts, Louisville Youth Orchestra, academic team and Junior and Senior Advisory Board.