Students Honored by American Legion

Senior High School students who attended the Empire Girls and Empire Boys State program this summer were recently honored at a recognition ceremony by the West Babylon American Legion and the American Legion Auxiliary.

Erin Ehrichs, Gage Finn, Kyle McCarthy, Dominic Sora, Rebecca Sposito and Michael Valenti were selected to attend the Empire Girls and Empire Boys State program from June 26-July 2nd at SUNY Brockport and SUNY Morrisville. The program is a hands-on, weeklong educational workshop, whose goal is to help students develop leadership and public speaking skills while learning more about the government and democratic process. The Boys and Girls State program has been accredited by the National College Credit Recommendation Service.