Corsicana — The Corsicana Police Officers Association and the Corsicana Police Officers Wives Auxiliary awarded three scholarships Thursday.
The scholarship winners were Kayla Parker, Brianna Espinoza and Courtney Reece.
Espinoza received the Doug Hightower Criminal Justice Scholarship, in honor of former longtime Corsicana Police Chief Doug Hightower. The scholarship is $500 per semester for her studies at Navarro College.
Both Parker and Reece received the Johnny Derden Memorial Scholarship, in honor of the late Johnny Derden, a Corsicana Police Officer. Each received a $1,000 scholarship, which Parker will use at UT Tyler, and Reece at Navarro College.