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Local students receive Nugget scholarship

Twenty-five of Northern Nevada’s most promising high school seniors each received a $1,000 scholarship on Wednesday from the Ascuaga family to help them obtain a college education and become the future of our community. Local students receiving scholarships were Mollie Black from Churchill County High School and Ashley Lyons from Fernley High School. The Nugget’s Scholarship Program is now in its 57th year and has helped 700 students by contributing more than $700,000 in educational funding over the years. “Students need these scholarship programs now more than ever,” said owner John Ascuaga. “Our scholarship program has a great success rate …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated May 2, 2013 07:38PM Published May 2, 2013 07:38PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.