Rya Baird (right), 8, shown with Cathy Nee of Reflections Hair and Co., recently donated 12 inches of her hair for the Locks of Love foundation. Rya is the daughter of Alyson Woollacott and George Baird, both of Aquinnah. She will be entering third grade at the West Tisbury School this fall.
Caitlin Parry and Lacey McIntosh have been awarded the 2006 Dr. David Rappaport Memorial Scholarships for $1,000 each towards their post-secondary educations. Caitlin is the daughter of William Parry and Kathleen Cameron. Lacey is the daughter of Bruce and Cindy McIntosh.
Steve Gallas has been awarded a Propane Class Certificate from the Massachusetts Fire Academy. Mr. Gallas is a Tisbury and Chilmark firefighter.
Rosemarie Richard has been named the Distinguished Arts Educator of Music for 2006 for Massachusetts, by the Massachusetts Alliance for Arts Education during their 20th annual awards ceremony. Rosemarie is the daughter of Cynthia and Bill Richard of Vineyard Haven.
Molly Peters has received the Performing Arts Company Award at Belmont High School from which she graduated this past June. Molly is the daughter of Eric Peters of Vineyard Haven and Elizabeth Peters of Belmont.
Falmouth Academy awards:
Matt Tobin of Chilmark was named President of the Martha's Vineyard Coin Club.