The Big O Tires Scholarship was established by Rusty and Melanie Coats to encourage and assist students pursuing a career in automotive technology or a related automotive field. Congratulations to Jacob Crum, the 2015 recipient of the Big O Tires $1,000 scholarship. Crum is a second year Automotive Technology student from Hallsville who plans to attend Rankin Technical College in St Louis. Jacob has been accepted into the Ford Motor Company ASSET program and is being sponsored by Joe Machens Ford. The award was presented by Rusty and Melanie Coats.