The Distinguished Young Woman of Lauderdale County for 2017 is Anne Herston, from Killen.
Anne’s achievements include: Alabama Girls State • Good Citizen of Girls State • Youth Leadership Shoals • Alabama's Capstone Academy • Homecoming Representative • Class Favorite • Highest average in spanish • highest average in English • Class officer • Roger's High School Ambassodor
In addition, Anne’s activities include: Tutoring • Reff youth basketball • Playing basketball • Playing Volleyball • Running Track • Playing guitar and ukulele • painting • working on family farm • raising english bulldogs • singing in church choir
I founded a non profit in-school tutoring program and tutor for the program • I visit elderly shut ins with my youth group. • I sing to the elderly at nursing homes. • I participated as an escort for Tim Tebow's " Night to Shine" • I am a volunteer at Special Olympics and Relay for Life.