Leaders & Achievers Scholarship Winner

Milford’s Shelby Houghton was recently awarded a $1,000 Leaders & Achievers Scholarship from Comcast in recognition of her academic achievement and community service. At a special ceremony at the New Hampshire State House, Frank Edelblut, state commissioner of education, awarded Houghton and 36 other graduating high school seniors from across the state a $1,000 college scholarship each. The scholarships are awarded for community service, academic performance and leadership skills. From left, New Hampshire Commissioner of Education Frank Edleblut, Shelby Houghton, and Tracy Pitcher, senior vice president of Comcast’s Greater Boston Region.