Heather Weisse, a junior at South Carroll High School, recently attended the National Young Leaders Conference in Washington.
The conference is a leadership development program for high school students who have demonstrated leadership potential and scholastic merit.
The theme of the conference was "The Leaders of Tomorrow Meeting the Leaders of Today."
Students visited embassies, met with national and local elected officials and participated in leadership skill-building.
The daughter of John and Robin Weisse of Winfield, Heather has been an active member of 4-H since age 5. She acts in local and school theater groups, is on the yearbook staff and is a member of the Student Government Association.
She is a member of the mock trial team, a peer facilitator and a singer with the South Carroll Madrigal Choral group.
Winfield: Firefighters from Winfield, Sykesville, Mount Airy, Westminster and Lisbon (Howard County) responded at 4: 10 p.m. Wednesday to smoke in a basement in the 5600 block of Manor Drive. Units were out 40 minutes.
Winfield: Firefighters responded at 8: 54 a.m. Wednesday to an investigation of smoke near Buckhorn and Woodbine roads. Units were out 15 minutes.
Pub Date: 1/29/99