The Distinguished Young Woman of Casey County for 2019 is Alyssa Jones, from Yosemite.
Alyssa’s achievements include: 2018 Smoke-Free Youth Advocate Award • CADCA Youth-Leadership Advanced Course • High Point Award- Powertumbling • Kentucky All-star Gymnastics Award • Healthy Kentucky Policy Champion Award • Academic Cheer Award- 4.0 GPA • Most Dedicated Cheerleader Award • 13 hours of Training in Leadership and Substance Prevention • •
In addition, Alyssa’s activities include: Varsity Cheerleading • Power Tumbling • Casey Youth Coalition • Active member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church • Y-Club • Student Council • Leadership 19 • Fellowship of Christian Athletes • Casey County Ky Agency for Substance Abuse Policy Drug Free Communitie
Participate in providing education about tobacco use around our community. • Spent time with elders & polished their finger nails at my local nursing home. • Write news articles and preform PSAs about our tobacco free school campus. • Volunteered my time to teach children’s church services at my church. • Prepared shoebox full of necessities for the less fortunate over seas.