EOCSC Scholarship Opportunities – Deadline 17 February

The Ellsworth Officers’ and Civilians’ Spouses’ Club (EOCSC) offers two merit-based scholarships. The first is for eligible military and civilian dependents who will continue studies at an accredited college or university during the 2017-2018 academic school year. And the second is scholarships to graduating seniors who will begin undergraduate studies at an accredited college or university during the 2017-2018 academic school year.

Links to download the applications and enrollment verification forms are below. Please note that applications must be postmarked by Wednesday, February 17, 2017 to be eligible.

If you have questions please contact Daniela Hernandez of the Ellsworth Officers’ and Civilians’ Spouses Club directly. Her email is danni1781@yahoo.com.

Col Neuman Farewell:

Douglas School Board recognizes Col Neuman for 2 years of outstanding service to the Douglas School District as an Associate Member of the School Board. Thank you for all you have done for the local schools, the community, and the children/families of Ellsworth AFB. You will be missed, Sir.
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Douglas Press Release regarding Lockdown:

Douglas School District went into lock-down this morning. The Box Elder Police Department and Pennington County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a suspicious individual who was possibly seen on the grounds of Vandenberg Elementary School. It is district procedure to lock down the whole district if it becomes necessary to do so in any one of the buildings. There was never a concern about a threat inside any of the district buildings. After conducting multiple, intensive searches of the district grounds, no person matching the description of the individual was found. District buildings were cleared by Box Elder and Pennington County Law Enforcement—all students and staff are safe and learning activities have resumed across the district.