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December 12, 2012

Nominations open for Woodward's Citizen of the Year

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Woodward, Okla. — STUDENT CITIZEN OF THE YEAR ALSO BEING SELECTED

On a related note, the Chamber's Education Committee is currently in the process of selecting the Woodward Student Citizen of the Year.

"The Student Citizen of the Year interview process is currently going on. I believe we have close to 10 nominations," Montgomery said.

The student award recognizes a Woodward High School junior who is "a well-rounded student," he said.

"For Student of the Year, the selection committee takes into account things like school activities, community service, academics, church involvement," Montgomery said.

The announcement of the Student Citizen of the Year, just as with the Citizen of the Year, will take place at the Woodward Chamber of Commerce's Annual Banquet in January.

Montgomery went on to name some of the perks associated with the awards.

"Students of the Year receive a $500 scholarship and the Citizen of Year always gets to flip the big switch in the fall to open Crystal Christmas," he said.

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