Michaelyn Ferrrell is the 2018 recipient of the Friends of the White Hall Library Book Award, according to a news release.

The Friends of the While Hall Library presented a $400 check to Ferrell, a May 2018 White Hall High School graduate, at the White Hall Library. The Book Award will assist Ferrell, who is a lover of reading, with the purchase of textbooks.

She plans to major in mass communications at Ouachita Baptist University this fall. The White Hall Friends of the Library annually awards a White Hall High School graduating senior who has registered to attend an institution of higher learning during the fall and spring semesters following graduation.