Farmer, Hicks Named Youth Of The Month

Winifred Crawford Dibert Boys & Girls Club officials recently announced the Optimist Youth of the Month for July.

LaStar Farmer is the Girl of the Month. She is the daughter of Joe Farmer and Carry Munday. LaStar will be in ninth grade at Jamestown High School in September. She is 14 years old. At school her favorite subject is math. At the club, she likes to swim and to volunteer, especially in the kitchen. LaStar has been a club member for three years.

The Boy of the Month is Avante Hicks. He is the 10-year-old son of Gary Green and Elizabeth Barr. He will be in sixth grade at Washington Middle School. His favorite school subjects are gym and science. He’s been a club member for seven years and his favorite thing to do at the club is to play in the gym.