Kilgore

From left, Alpharetta American Legion Post 201 Commander Pete Esker,

scholarship recipient Liam Kilgore and Post 201 Scholarship Committee Chair Tom Billings display Kilgore’s $1,000 scholarship. 

SOUTH FORSYTH, Ga. — A South Forsyth High School graduate has been awarded a scholarship by Alpharetta American Legion Post 201.

Liam Kilgore of Cumming was presented his $1,000 scholarship at the veterans organization’s July 15 general membership meeting. Kilgore is a 2019 graduate of South Forsyth High School and was among a group of five graduating seniors chosen from among the applicants.

 “These young men and women earned their awards through their scholarship, school activities and community involvement,” Post Commander Pete Esker said.

Kilgore will attend Georgia Southern University in Statesboro this fall.

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