The Lee County Soil & Water Conservation District #359 presented Amy Markert with a $500.00 scholarship. Pictured are, left to right, Dennis Thomas, DC,NRCA, John Smith, LCSWCD#359 Director, Amy Markert, Scholarship Winner, and Edwin Kissmann, Board Chairman LCSWCD#359. Amy Markert is a junior at Texas A & M University majoring in Poultry Science. Greg and Lori Markert are Amy’s parents. A one time scholarship in the amount of $500.00 is awarded annually to a junior or senior in college majoring in agricultural related studies.