Local brief — May 13

Student receives scholarship
Roosevelt County high school senior Koby Cone of Portales is a recipient of a $1,000 scholarship from the Sullivan Supply’s Youth Scholarship Program, according to a Sullivan Supply press release.

Cone was one of 1,200-plus applicants from 44 states that applied.

The press release said Cone “not only has the smarts to succeed, but great talent and experience to boot.”

Cone is also the current New Mexico 4-H treasurer.

— Staff report