Outstanding Young Citizen Awardees


2024 Outstanding Young Citizens

will be announced Thursday, April 25!

Congratulations to our 2024 Outstanding Young Citizens.


Emily Pore

Armstrong Junior/Senior High School, 12

Steven Pore

Academic Achievement

Math League, Member – 1 Year
DAR Good Citizen Award Winner for Armstrong Junior Senior High School, Winner – 1 Year
First Leader times-Rosebud Mining Co. ‘Teen of the week’ awardee, Winner – 1 Year
Distinguished Honors, Achieved – 4 Years
End of the Year Honor Student Award Winner, Winner – 1 Year

Extracurricular Activities

SADD Club, Vice President – 1 Year
Key Club, Secretary – 1 Year
Student Council, Secretary – 1 Year
National Honor Society, Secretary – 1 Year
Leo Club, Member – 4 Years

Community Involvement

QPR Certified for Mental Health, Representative and certified for Armstrong – 1 Year
The Meredith Inn Restaurant, Hostess – 2 Years
Community Volunteer, Volunteer- over 100 hours – 4 Years
FiveFourTeens Youth Group, Member – 4 Years
Peer Tutor for Elementary students and Chemistry, Peer Tutor – 3 Years


I plan to further my education at the College of Charleston with a major in Chemistry. I have always been committed to excelling academically and using my capacities to better the world. With my perseverance and love of learning, I desire to be a prominent addition to my chosen field. My ultimate aim is to seek a career in the medical field and employ my passion for knowledge to truly benefit those around me. It is my utmost priority to continuously contribute positively to the lives of others.