Jamestown Senior Wins $1000 Civil War Scholarship

Miss. Kayla Coghlan, a senior at Jamestown H.S., won the 2016 Lt. Col. James Allen Memorial $1000 Essay Scholarship. Kayla will attend Liberty University this fall to major in Business Marketing. The essay contest was sponsored by Williamsburg's three local Civil War organizations: The James City Cavalry; The Civil War Roundtable & The United Daughters of the Confederacy. Kayla's essay on "The Hampton Roads Peace Conference of February 3, 1865" can be viewed at www.wcwrt.org or www.jamescitycavalry.org.

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