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BTC Broadband, on behalf of the Daily Family, awarded two $1,500 scholarships. Casey Jo Smith, a Bixby High School graduate and Audra Hendrixson, a Liberty Mounds High School graduate are the well-deserved recipients of the 2011 scholarships.

Bixby High School’s graduate is Casey Jo Smith. Smith has earned a 3.84 GPA and plans on continuing her education at the University of Oklahoma, majoring in health and exercise with a goal of pursuing her doctorate in physical therapy. Smith was active at Bixby High School: senior class secretary, National Honor Society treasurer, varsity cheer captain, and a leader in the “Every 15 Minutes” program hosted by the Safeteam. She participated in the German Club and Business Professionals of America. She has many volunteer hours to her credit: BHS baseball concessions, Project Transformation, vacation Bible school, summer elementary cheer camps, Upward Football cheer coach, Bixby Green Corn Festival, Alzheimer’s Memory Walk, St. Jude’s Children Hospital Fundraiser, and more. Some of her honors are Girls State Delegate, Optimist Club Student of the Month, homecoming attendant, and cheerleading competition awards.

Liberty Mounds High School’s graduate is Audra Hendrixson. She has earned a 3.71 GPA and plans on continuing her education at Tulsa Community College, majoring in elementary education. Hendrixson was active in FCCLA, FCA, Student Council, Yearbook, Prom Committee, softball, and was the senior class president. She also received the following awards and honors: Superintendents Honor Roll, Principals Honor Roll, and Student of the Month, Who’s Who National Honor Society, Academic Excellence, Liberty School Endowment Foundation Scholar 2009, English Excellence Award and Science Excellence Award.

“BTC Broadband is proud to present Casey and Audra the Daily Family Scholarships to assist with their future successes. We wish them the best of luck with their higher education goals,” says Kelly Wilkerson, marketing manager.

BTC Broadband is a cutting edge, broadband communications company offering intelligent communication and entertainment products in Oklahoma. The company provides a variety of services to both residential and business customers, including…

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