The Needles Unified School District Board of Trustees swear in Sheridan Silversmith to represent Area 3 (Big River and Parker Dam) and Arlana Walters to represent Area 2 (city of Needles) on Oct. 8. Pictured (l to r) are NUSD Superintendent Mary McNeil Ph.D. and Trustee Marilyn Mathews, Board President Christina Cameron-Otero, and trustees Walters, Silversmith and Laurie Fragoso. There is still one seat open on the board for a trustee from within the city of Needles. Apply by 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21, to volunteer service. Visit the district support office at 1900 Erin Dr. or www.needlesusd.org for an application. Appointment is to be made during the Oct. 22 meeting.