The Lufkin Alumni Chapter hosted their annual Christmas scholarship dance at the Lottie and Arthur Temple Civic Center on December 28th in Diboll, Texas. It was a festive event that attracted over 150 alumni and other guests. Alumna Gloria Toran says” the dance was a wonderful gathering and guests enjoyed good food and good jazz music”. Local merchants helped to sponsor the successful fundraiser. Proceeds from the event enables the chapter to award scholarships to high school graduates who plan on attending PVAMU. Dr. Patricia McKenzie is president of the Lufkin Alumni Chapter.