POTEAU–Charity Tyler Bower of Heavener is the recipient of the James Ray Scholarship to Carl Albert State College.
She is the daughter of Tammy and Damon Bower and is a 2012 graduate of Heavener High School.
She plans to major in psychology. Her activities, organizations and awards are: Scream Team, Student Council, Academic Team, FCCLA, FCS, Boys and Girls Club, Youth Advisory Board, Student of the Month-2009, Junior Class Vice President, and 1st in County Oklahoma Heritage.
Her hobbies and interests are reading romance novels and watching anything on the history channel.