FUHS senior wins regional scholarship competition
Last updated 6/5/2008 at Noon
FALLBROOK — Mirna Chavarria doesn’t let obstacles get in her way. She has been faced with intense personal struggles in her family; those challenges might have overwhelmed someone else not as determined to rise above, but not Chavarria.
The Fallbrook Union High School student was selected to win a $1,000 scholarship from the California Special Districts Association in an annual competition to award scholarships to graduating seniors who excel.
She was nominated by three local special districts: the Fallbrook Public Utility District, North County Fire Protection District and Mission Re...