Riley Brand is the recipient of the Delaware Community Schools Memorial Scholarship and the Charles L. Whitehair Memorial Scholarship.
Riley is a senior at Delta High School. He plans to attend Huntington University to study ag-business animal production. He is the son of Lance and Lisa Brand.
The Delaware Community Schools Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a graduating senior who has worked hard to achieve their educational goals and who has exhibited citizenship and leadership in the community.
The Charles L. Whitehair Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Charles (Chuck) L. Whitehair to honor a graduating student from Delaware County who was involved with Delaware County 4-H Program or Future Farmers of America. Chuck was a sixth-generation Delaware County farmer, an active community member, the father of four daughters, Whitney, Morgan, Macy and Abigail. Chuck was also a ten-year 4-H member and served as a mentor to new generations of 4-H participants.