The Oregon State Association of Emblem Clubs has awarded a $1,200 scholarship to Margaret MacPherson of Camas, Washington. Hermiston Emblem Club No. 215 presented MacPherson with an additional $500 award.

MacPherson is the daughter of Shawn MacPherson and Melanie Wheeler of Camas, and the granddaughter of Robert and Serena MacPherson of Stanfield. She is a senior at Washington State University, where she is majoring in education with an endorsement of English as a second language.

Emblem is an organization devoted to charitable work, including scholarships, drug awareness and literacy.

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