Contact Us

El Dorado Senior Awarded Willis-Knighton Military Dependent Scholarship

Michelle Culver, a senior at El Dorado High School in El Dorado, Ark., is the first recipient of the Willis-Knighton Military Dependent Scholarship. The scholarship was presented by Charlie Cavell, Willis-Knighton public relations manager, at a ceremony at the school.

Culver, who will enter Baylor University in the fall, is the daughter of Tracey Culver and the late Maj. Ronald Wayne Culver, Jr. of El Dorado. Maj. Culver was killed in action in 2010 in Iraq. He was the executive officer for the Louisiana Army National Guard’s 2nd Squadron, 108th Cavalry, 256th Infantry Brigade Combat team, headquartered at Ft. Humbug in Shreveport and a two-time veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

In addition to receiving recognition as the daughter of a fallen military officer, the high school senior has been active in a drama and thespian troupe. She has participated in the South Arkansas Arts Center as a performer and a stagehand, is also involved in her church youth group, and holds a black belt in tae kwan do. Her academic interests are math and physics.

Best of 710 KEEL

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KEEL VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KEEL VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.