Blan Williamson, of Elaine, is the new recipient of the Helena National Bank Scholarship at Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA).

Blan Williamson, of Elaine, is the new recipient of the Helena National Bank Scholarship at Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA). A graduate of Marvell Academy, Williamson is currently working toward a degree in education at PCCUA. The Helena National Bank Scholarship was established in 1995 to provide educational opportunities for the people of this area. The scholarship provides $500 each fall and spring semester for two consecutive years. Students selected to receive this scholarship must be Phillips County residents and maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA while attending Phillips College.