Two Clarksdale residents have been awarded two-year academic scholarships to Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas-Helena.
Receiving the full-tuition Technical Achievement Scholarship are: Willie Turner and Diamond Noah, both of Clarksdale.
Turner and Noah are majoring in nursing.
These scholarships were awarded based on American College Test scores and high school grade point averages.
Phillips Community College has an enrollment of more than 2,300 students, and opened in 1970.