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West Rusk HS students receive full scholarships to ETBU

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(KYTX) -  West Rusk High School graduates heading to East Texas Baptist University can rest assure their scholarship money will be delivered by Friday.

West Rusk superintendent Tommy Alexander said a Houston film maker and his representative will be in East Texas this week to put the finishing touches on scholarships for 2013 graduates. The money comes just in time for a tuition deadline.

"We're going to be coming over to ETBU to meet with Dr.Oliver, and put the finishing touches on everything as far as the scholarships are concerned."

Many graduates plan on attending ETBU after filmmaker Nicholas Sturghill promised in May to pay their full tuition.

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