The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced the winners of Merit scholarships financed by their colleges of choice.
Each recipient will receive up to $2,000 in annual scholarships. Around 2,500 winners were named in the U.S.
One of the recipients was a recent Douglas County High School graduate:
Jarrett A. Nemeth, Douglasville
High school: Douglas County
Probable career field: Mechanical Engineering
College: University of Houston