Outstanding Young Citizen Awardees


2024 Outstanding Young Citizens

will be announced Thursday, April 25!

Congratulations to our 2024 Outstanding Young Citizens.


Sam Heckert

Pine-Richland High School, 11

Anthony and Kelly Heckert

Academic Achievement

High Honor Role, Student – 3 Years
Member of STudent Government, Member – 3 Years

Extracurricular Activities

Varsity Football Captain as a Junior, Captain – 1 Year
Varsity Football Captain for upcoming Senior Year, Captain – 1 Year

Community Involvement

Assist with Youth Baseball Team, Coach Assistant – 4 Years
Youth Football Camp, Coach – 3 Years
Coach for youth summer baseball camp, Coach – 3 Years


I plan to attend college to study pre-med and play either football or baseball at the collegiate level. My goal after college is to become an anesthesiologist.