Justin Kochis to compete for prestigious scholarship

Granbury High School senior Justin Kochis was named a semifinalist in the National Achievement Scholarship Program. The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced that Kochis was one of 1,600 Black American high school seniors to receive the designation. These students now have an opportunity to continue in the competition for about 800 Achievement Scholarship awards worth about $2.5 million that will be offered next spring.