Pointe Coupee Electric awards continuing education scholarships

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South
Sydney Neal, Iberville Parish recipient of the Pointe Coupee Electric continuing education scholarship.

Pointe Coupee Electric recently announced the recipients of its continuing education scholarships. A winner was chosen from Iberville Parish as well as Pointe Coupee and West Baton Rouge Parishes for the 2017 school year.

The scholarship recipient from Iberville Parish is Sydney Neal, daughter of Doris Kinnie of Maringouin. Doris is a senior at MSA West and plans to attend college in the fall of 2017. She will pursue a degree in English.

Pointe Coupee Electric awarded a second continuing education scholarship to West Baton Rouge Parish recipient, Gabrielle Mitchell, a senior at Port Allen High School. Gabrielle is the daughter of Richard and Tosha Mitchell of Bueche. 

The recipient of the Pointe Coupee Parish scholarship is Alexandra Jarreau, a senior at Livonia High School. Alexandra is the daughter of Kirk Jarreau of Maringouin.

Pointe Coupee Electric is proud to be a partner in education. The board, management, and staff would like to congratulate the 2017 scholarship recipients. Pointe Coupee Electric is your electric cooperative that has served parts of Iberville, Pointe Coupee and West Baton Rouge parishes for over 75 years. We are an equal opportunity provider and employer.