Madison Vercher, center, of Natchitoches is the 2016 recipient of a scholarship created by the Natchitoches Jaycees, which is presented to a first year freshman from Natchitoches Parish attending Northwestern State University. Vercher is a graduate of Natchitoches Central High School majoring in criminal justice. She is the daughter Craig and Denise Vercher.
From left are Jaycees and NSU staff Jon Caliste and Alan Pasch with Vercher, Jason Stelly and Chris Lyles. For information on established a scholarship or planned gift at NSU, call (318) 357-4414.