The Paradise American Legion post presented awards Saturday to the young people who represented Post 259 in Boy's and Girls State and Youth Environmental Council conventions during the summer. The students celebrated their accomplishment during the annual Youth Awards luncheon at the Paradise Veteran's Hall, Saturday afternoon.
(Top row) Nissim Riazi, the Girl's State delegate from Pleasant Valley High School, and Emily Stoffer, the YEC delegate from Paradise High School, were honored by (second row) American Legion Second Vice Commander Ray Redinger, along with Anthony Wiggins, YEC delegate from Paradise High School, and Garrod Beltramo, the Boy's State delegate also from Paradise High School. Auxiliary President Rae Johnson honored her Girl's State delegate.
Also representing Legion Post 259 at the Boy's State convention in June was Daniel Rodman from Paradise High School.