Scholarship honoring longtime Albemarle educators names newest recipients

image Four local high school students have been named as recipients of a scholarship honoring the legacy of two longtime Albemarle County educators. Casey Alexander, Jordan Burnley, Karuna Dahal and Shemya Key were honored as Minor Preston Scholars at a reception held at the Jefferson School African American Heritage Center on Friday night. “We have four outstanding, successful students — not only successful students, but successful people,” said Sylvia Terry, an adviser with the Minor Preston Scholars program and a former associate dean of the University of Virginia’s Office of African-American Affairs. The Rives C. Minor and Asalie M. Preston Educational ...

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