The Cherokee High School Air Force Junior ROTC Program has been selected as one of 102 units to receive the 2018-19 Air Force JROTC Distinguished Unit with Merit Award.
This award recognizes Air Force JROTC units that have performed well above and beyond normal expectations, and that have distinguished themselves through outstanding service to their school and community while meeting the Air Force JROTC citizen development mission for America.
The program has been led by Col. (Ret.) Eddy Stanfill, who retired from teaching at the end of the school year, and Senior Master Sgt. (Ret.) Jeffrey Bise.