8th Grader at McCormick Jr. High receives Military Youth of the Year award

(F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo.) - The Boys & Girls Club of Wyoming recently recognized a local eight grader as their Military Youth of the Year, awarded a $5,000 scholarship. Emilio Diaz, 8th grader at McCormick Jr. High School, from the F.E. Warren Teen Center will receive a scholarship of $5000. Emilio is the son of Tech. Sgt. Osman Diaz, 90th Civil Engineer Squadron, and Anderis Diaz, Cheyenne Veteran Affairs. To achieve the title of Youth of the Year, Club members must embody the values of leadership and service; academic excellence; and healthy lifestyles.To qualify for Military Youth of the Year, youth must be 14 years or older, a member of the Teen Center for 2 or more years, and a positive role model for others. For more information on the military Teen Center call (307) 773-3548 or (307) 773-2564. *Feature photo: F.E. Warren AFB/Pitchengine Communities* #shortgo #news