Locals selected for Girls State

The Blackville American Legion Auxiliary Unit 91 sponsored four girls, who are now seniors at their respective high schools, for the Palmetto Girls State June 10-16.
Hannah Elizabeth Flowers of Blackville-Hilda High School, Carlee Ashton Creech of Jefferson Davis Academy, and Lauren Brooke Perry and Raven Pasley Cooler of Barnwell High School, attended the 66th Palmetto Girls State, which was held on the campus of Presbyterian College in Clinton.
The purpose of the weeklong event is to educate youth in the duties, privileges, rights and responsibilities of American citizenship.