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Henry Clay, Dunbar seniors named National Youth Leaders of the Year as part of Youth Salute Program

For the first time in the 37-year history of the local Youth Salute program, two Lexington students have received the top two national awards. Henry Clay High School’s Anne Boggess was selected as the 2017 National Female Youth Leader of the Year and Paul Laurence Dunbar’s Zsombor Gal as the National Male Youth Leader of the Year. They accepted congratulations and $1,000 scholarships during an...

Paul Laurence Dunbar junior Gal named Lexington’s Youth Leader of the Year, wins $500 scholarship

A junior at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, Zsombor Gal, was named Lexington’s “Youth Leader of the Year” during the 2016-17 Youth Salute awards ceremonies last week at Transylvania University. He received a $500 scholarship and an all-expense paid trip, provided by Holifield Photography, to attend the National Council on Youth Leadership conference at Washington University in St. Louis. Zsombor...

Dunbar senior named Youth Leader of the Year; four other students recognized

  By Tammy L. Lane Special to KyForward     Sahil Nair, a rising senior at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, has been named Lexington’s 2014 Youth Leader of the Year.   He received a $500 scholarship plus a trip, sponsored by Holifield Photography, to this fall’s National Council on Youth Leadership Conference in St. Louis, where he meet join other Youth Salute leaders from...