Walker Jones earns Rurital scholarship

Published 1:37 pm Tuesday, August 22, 2023

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Walker Jones was awarded the Farmington Ruritan Scholarship for 2023.

Walker is a graduate of Davie County High School and will be attend Appalachian State University in the fall of 2024.

Walker finished in the top half of his class as well as being a member of the varsity golf team.

Walker could be found on Friday nights in the stands with the Davie Crazies cheering on the War Eagles.  Walker was a volunteer at Farmington Meat Processing and worked in lawncare.

“Walker is a great example of the outstanding students who live in the Farmington community,” said Chinera Latham. “Walker is a friend to everyone and an example of youth standing up for their values.Walker was the recipient of the Character Education Award three times in Davie.  We know Walker will do great things as he continues his education.”