$1K awarded to Kona college student for penning essay

  • Cassim Morris, left, a student at Hawaii Community College -- Palamanui, stands with Golden Gloves Senior Vice President Judy Neeson, center, and President and CEO Timothy Williams, right, after being awarded a $1,000 scholarship for an essay he wrote in memory of Dana Ireland. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)
  • Cassim Morris, left, looks down at the $1,000 scholarship check from Golden Gloves Senior Vice President Judy Neeson, center, and President and CEO Timothy Williams, right. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)

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