For Fall Semester 2016, six Haywood Community College students received Golden Leaf Scholarships. Students were selected based on numerous criteria some of which included: owning or employed by farming/agriculture business; owning or employed by traditional industries such as textile or furniture manufacturing; academic performance, campus activities, and community service. Recipients are:  Tyler Anthony, Automotive Systems Technology; Devin Claridge, Automotive Systems Technology; Nicole McCracken, College Transfer:  Associate in Arts; David Parker, Industrial Systems Technology; Darren Smith, Computerized Integrated Machining; and Jessica Stiles, Nursing.