Corinth Holders Class of 2016 Receives $7.4 Million In Scholarships

(Left to right): Corinth Holder High Seniors Kasey McFerren, Trent Tetterton and Erin Thibaudeau.
(Left to right): Corinth Holder High
Seniors Kasey McFerren, Trent Tetterton and Erin Thibaudeau.

Many seniors were recognized on May 26th as North Carolina Academic Scholars, high honor graduates, and honor graduates along with roughly $7.4 million in scholarships. Ninety-five percent of the class of 2016 plans to attend a two to four year college or university next year.

Scholarships awarded at the Senior Awards Night include: US Naval Academy- Trent Tetterton, Corinth Holders High School Alumni Association Scholarship- Trent Tetterton, Veterans of Foreign Wars Scholarship- Pierce Rickman, North Carolina American Legion- Daniel Gore and Morgan Sanford, Johnston County Education Foundation- Mary Catherine Carter and Will Hall, Four Oaks Bank Scholarship- Jared Taylor, Corinth Holders High School PTSA Leadership Scholarship- Lauren Boyd and Tayah Hichue, Corinth Holders High School People Helping People Scholarship- Lydia Davis, 2016 Determination Scholarship- Brianna Bryant, Address Your Dreams Scholarship- Michael Mullen, Haley Pinkowski, and Ally Edwards, Clayton Mid-Day Rotary Michael F Smith Scholarship- Dillion Bolding, Amy Renfrow Scholarship- Dillon Bolding, Clayton Civitan Scholarship- Jordan Hadding, Alton Bridgers Scholarship- Lydia Davis, Farm Bureau of Johnston County- Ally Edwards, Archer Lodge Community Center Scholarship- Ally Edwards, Johnston County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta- Darryl Alexander Allen, Neuse Termite and Pest Control- Michael Mullen.

Seniors celebrated their accomplishments during the annual Senior Picnic after taking a group Cap and Gown Picture last Friday.

The Senior Baccalaureate Service will take place on this Sunday June 5th at 4:00 pm in the auditorium.

The fourth annual Commencement Ceremony will take place at the Corinth Holders High School Football Stadium on Friday, June 10th at 6:30 pm.

Seniors will be issued 10 tickets for stadium seating. Stadium seating will be available on the home and visitor sides. The gate to the football stadium will be open at 5:15pm and close promptly at 6:15pm. No holding/reserving seats will be allowed.

In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will take place in the school gymnasium. Seniors will be issued 3 tickets for the gym and 2 tickets will be issued for the auditorium.

To purchase a Class of 2016 Graduation Video and have it mailed to your address, please complete the form at and submit $20 (checks payable to CHHS TSA) to Mrs. Harrell. If you have any questions, email