IONE — In the tenth year of its Excellence in Leadership scholarship program, the Tillamook County Creamery Association (TCCA) awarded $10,000 in scholarships to five exceptional students. The Excellence in Leadership Scholarships were awarded to three Tillamook County high school seniors, one Morrow County high school senior and one continuing college student. Each student received $2,000.

Rebecca Jepsen received TCCA’s scholarship for a Morrow County student. She is the daughter of William and Nancy Jepsen of Heppner and an Ione High School graduate. Rebecca plans to attend Whitworth University and study pre-physical therapy.

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