Nov. 16 Scoop Briefs



Christmas concert planned at Franklin

Choirs at Franklin Community High School are getting festive.

A Christmas Spectacular concert will be 7 p.m. Dec. 3 and 4 at the school, 2600 Cumberland Drive.

Tickets are $6; $4 for students and seniors.

$1,000 scholarships available to students

Johnson County REMC is offering two $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors planning to attend an Indiana college or university. To be eligible, a recipient’s parent or guardian must be REMC members.

Applications are available from a high school guidance counselor; at the REMC office, 750 International Drive, Franklin; and on the agency’s website,

Application deadline is Jan. 29.

Roncalli senior earns state Spanish award

A Roncalli High School senior earned a statewide Spanish award.

Sarah Barron was one of the recipients of the 2015 Indiana Outstanding High School Student of Spanish Award selected by the Indiana Chapter of the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese.

Barron was recognized for her commitment to the Spanish language as well as for her performance in her Spanish classes. She was honored at the Indiana Foreign Language Teachers Association Conference.