Marshall gets $10K for pharmacy scholarship


HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Marshall University's School of Pharmacy has received a $10,000 gift for student scholarships from West Virginia-based Fruth Pharmacy.

The Huntington school announced the donation on Friday.

Marshall officials say relationship with Fruth Pharmacy is fundamental to the growth of the school.

Recipients of the scholarship will be from Mason, Cabell, Kanawha, Putnam, Wayne, Roane, Jackson and Wood counties in West Virginia or Gallia, Jackson, Meigs, Lawrence, Athens, Washington and Pike counties in Ohio. They also must have an interest in community pharmacy.