Lavinia Carroll of Los Osos celebrated her 100th birthday on Dec. 6.
The centenarian was born in Sacramento and moved to San Luis Obispo when she was 10 years old. She married Dennis Carroll, a native of Edna Valley.
Lavinia Carroll is a graduate of San Luis Obispo High School and USC.
The Avila Beach Community Foundation has announced the recipients and projects selected for funding in 2016. The foundation has awarded 13 grants totaling $52,950.
The 2016 grant recipients are Achievement House, Arts Obispo, Avila Beach Civic Association, Avila Beach Junior Lifeguard Program, Avila/Pismo Community News, Bellevue-Santa Fe Charter School, Cancer Well-Fit, Central Coast Aquarium Scientist for a Day Program, Point San Luis Lighthouse Keepers, Peoples’ Self-Help Housing, Port San Luis Harbor District, San Luis Obispo International Film Festival and South County Area Transit.
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