OC/Berlin Optimist Award Over $55K In Scholarships

The Ocean City/Berlin Optimist awarded over $55,000 in scholarships at the recent Stephan Decatur High Scholl awards ceremony. The 11 scholarships bring the total awarded to over $1,500,000 in 24 years to over 280 students. Pictured are Rich Dalton, Optimist lotto chair; awardees Ashley Hrebik, Carley Bodolus, Maura Smith, Joseph Crank, Karlie Straight, Brandy Evans, Angel Carpenter, Santina Owens,Connor Poole, Michael Tyndal, Tyler Stierhoff; and Jack Hyle and Jim Flaig, Optimist scholarship committee members.