Harter earns McCurly scholarship from HCCF


Matthew Harter. Photo provided.

Matthew Harter, of Huntington, has been awarded the 2013 Gary W. McCurly Scholarship through the Huntington County Community Foundation.

Harter, a 2010 graduate of Huntington North High School, is currently attending Manchester University majoring in mathematics and education. He is the son of Lisa and Scott Harter.

At Manchester, Harter has been involved in sports radio broadcasting and writing for the school newspaper. He is a member of the jazz and symphonic bands and volunteers in the tutoring program.

Ken and Dottie McCurley established this scholarship in memory of their son, Gary. The award is presented to a high school graduating senior or non-traditional student who exemplifies the academic achievement and Christian values of Gary McCurley, a 1975 graduate of Huntington North.