Ray Hershel has covered news in western Massachusetts for over four decades.
To honor his ongoing commitment to our community, Western Mass News is offering a $1,000 scholarship in his name to a local high school student eager to attend college after graduation.
Contestants will write a 1,000 word essay about the importance of serving the community and how they plan to make a difference now, and once they are out of school.
Entries will be accepted until 5 p.m. on April 8.
For complete rules and the entry cover page, CLICK HERE.
No purchase is necessary. The winning entry must be a legal resident of Franklin, Hampshire, or Hampden County. Void where prohibited.
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