Girls and Boys State representatives named

Published 1:26 pm Thursday, May 12, 2016

Students from Buckingham High School will attend the 74th Session of Virginia Boys State at Radford University in Radford from June 19-25. Every year Buckingham High School sends a student from the junior class to the American Legion Boys State program. The program will include sessions with an emphasis on activities such as court proceedings, law enforcement presentations, legislative sessions, assemblies and bands. Sponsorships were provided by the Buckingham Ruritan Club and the high school. The Boys State program is sponsored by the American Legion. Pictured are, from left, High School Principal Rudolph Roethel, Donna McRae-Jones, representing the Buckingham Ruritan Club, Jeff Wise, Boys State representative, and Jarvis Bowles, Boys State representative. (Photo by Italia Gregory)

Students from Buckingham High School will attend the 74th Session of Virginia Boys State at Radford University in Radford from June 19-25. Every year Buckingham High School sends a student from the junior class to the American Legion Boys State program. The program will include sessions with an emphasis on activities such as court proceedings, law enforcement presentations, legislative sessions, assemblies and bands. Sponsorships were provided by the Buckingham Ruritan Club and the high school. The Boys State program is sponsored by the American Legion. Pictured are, from left, High School Principal Rudolph Roethel, Donna McRae-Jones, representing the Buckingham Ruritan Club, Jeff Wise, Boys State representative, and Jarvis Bowles, Boys State representative. (Photo by Italia Gregory)