Yuma County Sheriff Chad Day announced Yuma High School senior Faith Alt as this year’s recipient of the County Sheriffs of Colorado $500 scholarship.  CSOC established the scholarship program in 1978.  Sheriff Day and CSOC considers this a tangible expression of Sheriff’s commitment to education and training.


Alt was unanimously selected by a citizen’s committee appointed by Sheriff Day from among all Yuma County applicants.  She will be attending Colorado State University, majoring in botany or Ag business.  Congratulations to Ms. Alt.

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"Thank you for your service Yuma County Sheriff for keeping us safe we have your back."

"Keep up the good work for the community. It is excellent place to live in."

"Thank you, Yuma County Sheriff! Sure looks like you all have been working hard and over time protecting your citizens. You are appreciated."

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