Tory Eyre, of Cedaredge, has been awarded a $5,000 Joyce Thorpe Memorial Scholarship for his senior year at Colorado State University.
Majoring in zoology, he hopes to have a career with Colorado Parks and Wildlife as a fisheries biologist after graduation.
He was chosen from other students throughout the state.
Arvada Odd Fellow Lodge No. 145 in Arvada had the honor of awarding the Arvada Joyce Thorpe Memorial Scholarship to Tory. Joyce Thorpe lived in Grand Junction. She was an avid horsewoman and loved the outdoors. She also served as the International Order of Rebekahs' president several years ago.blog comments powered by Disqus