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First Connestee Falls Scholarship Recipient Surprised


June 12, 2017

Jon Levi with his wife Victoria and daughters Grace and Mackenzie.

In 1987, Jon Levi was sitting in the Brevard High School auditorium listening to the names of scholarship recipients being read when, to his complete surprise, he heard his name announced as the first recipient of the Connestee Falls Student Scholarship.

Levi had lived in Brevard since fourth grade. His father was a chemist who worked for DuPont.

"I don't remember putting my name in for the Connestee Falls Student Scholarship," he said recently. "Someone else had to have recommended me."

At the time, it seemed the scholarship was awarded to student athletes. Jon was certainly that; he...

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