PHS student receives Comcast scholarship

Staff report
The Comcast Foundation has announced its annual Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program awards with a $1,000 scholarship going to Katherine Ledbetter of Portales High School according to a Comcast Foundation press release.
“This year’s scholarship winners demonstrate exemplary commitment to leadership in both their classrooms and community,” said Chris Dunkeson, vice president and general manager for Comcast in New Mexico in the press release.
A total of $34,000 in scholarship funding was awarded to 25 New Mexico students. One student received a $10,000 scholarship from Comcast.