Ryleigh Cunningham of Carlisle has received the Carolyn Mann Scholarship from the University of Central Arkansas for the 2012-2013 school term. The $2,000 scholarship is awarded to a full-time entering freshman, who graduated from a Lonoke County high school and with a preference given to graduates of Carlisle High School. Selection is based on academic performance and financial need.

As a 2012 graduate of Carlisle High School, Cunningham will be attending UCA in the fall and majoring in athletic training. He is the son of Marla Cunningham and Richard Cunningham, both of Carlisle.