Ashton Madden of Beedeville has been awarded a Kassidy Wynne Memorial Scholarship.

The Kassidy Wynne Memorial Scholarship fund awards multiple college scholarships for the purpose of assisting worthy students continue their education. The funds were raised though the Kassidy Wynne Memorial Softball tournament held last fall with all the proceeds from the tournament awarded to qualified high school students that have played for their High School Softball team. Ashton was a member of the Newport High School Softball team for four years. She is the daughter of Tony and Karen Madden of Beedeville.