Cattle Empire awarded three area students with $1,000 scholarships and another with a $500 scholarship in May, considering students across southwest Kansas.

Local scholarship winners include Kaden Anthony and RaeAnne Blevins of Satana, both of whom attend Garden City Community College, and Justin Morrison of Cimarron, who attends Kansas State University.

The company also awarded Miles Purcell of Satanta the $500 Cattle Empire Outstanding Work Study Scholarship for advancing his maintenance and welding skills with the company last spring. Purcell attends GCCC.