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Northshore Technical Community College student Tre’ Royshad Short, center, recently earned the Frank Stokes Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded to individuals who display good character and maintain at least a 2.0 grade-point average. Short is a 2015 Bogalusa High School graduate and played on the basketball team. He participated in the ROTC program for three years and attends New Triumph Baptist Church, where he is an usher and participates on the mime team. Frank Stokes was killed in action during the 1967 battle of Dak To in Vietnam. Shown presenting the scholarship to Short are Willie Stokes, left, and Stokes’ brother and scholarship coordinator Marvin Austin, right.