Girls State delegates honored

American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary’s Girls State delegates, who were honored during a banquet Aug. 5 after attending the week-long program at Lipscomb University earlier this summer, include (from left) Hannah Stout, Caroline Mills, Libby Quick, Emma King, Carson Williams, and Emily Hopkins. They are pictured with Marie McConnell of the American Legion Auxiliary here. In addition to the Legion and Auxiliary, sponsors included the VFW, Kiwanis Club, Elks Lodge, Lions Club, Masonic Lodge, and a number of individuals, City Mayor Michael Whisenant, A.J. Williams, and Brooke Grubb.