In honor of Dr. Smith’s thirty-two years of dedicated service to Wolf Branch students and community, the W.B.A.T., Local 6117, established the DR. JAMES B. SMITH SCHOLARSHIP. Wolf Branch graduates are eligible to apply for a non-renewable, five hundred dollar grant to be used for higher education as a full-time student. Please return the following items in a cover jacket: application form, essay, a letter of recommendation, a recent snapshot, and a copy of your high school transcript to W.B.A.T. Scholarship Committee, % Theresa Rhoderick, 125 Huntwood Road, Swansea, IL 62226, no later than April 28, 2023. Applicants will be notified in May of the committee’s decision.