2012-07-05 / Local & State

McLucas Scholarship Winner Announced

Dustin Pine is the recipient of the 2012 Dr. R. C. McLucas Scholarship in the amount of $750.

Pine of Mercersburg, will be starting his first year of medical school in the physicians assistant program at Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania. His anticipated graduation date is May 2014. Pine is a 2006 graduate of James Buchanan High School.

The Russell C. McLucas M.D. Scholarship program offers scholarships to residents of Fulton County, southern Huntingdon County, western Franklin County, eastern Bedford County, and Hancock, Md. The scholarship is available to persons who are seeking a career in direct delivery patient care. (Physician, nurse practitioner, physicians assistant). Applicants must possess the high principles, moral standards and love and caring for the people that were so representative of Dr. McLucas.

Donations can be made to the McLucas Scholarship Fund by sending a check payable to: The Dr. Russell C. McLucas Scholarship Fund, c/o Clyde H. Bookheimer, Secretary, 334 Melius Road, McConnellsburg, PA 17233.

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