Ethan West, a 2020 graduate of Scranton High School, has received an Academic Excellence Scholarship from Arkansas Tech University for the fall 2020 semester. This $5,000 scholarship is awarded on academic merit and has a total value of $20,000 over four years.

Honors and awards from SHS include High Honors, Basketball District Champions and runner-up, Golf State Champions, Class President 2020, Baseball District runner-up, FFA Chapter and Greenhand Awards, 2nd place in Consumer judging, 2019 State Fair, Concurrent Credit Scholarship, Academic Excellence Scholarship and Arkansas Scholarship Lottery.

West is the son of Trint West and Tara Pierce. He plans to major in Accounting.