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St. Cloud High Schooler Selected for National Program

St. Cloud High Schooler Selected for National Program Click to Enlarge Photo: Jupiterimages, Photos.com

Jun 26, 2012 at 7:44 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - A St. Cloud Tech High School student is in select company. Seventeen year-old Zachary McFarland is one of 98 high school student representatives throughout the country chosen to attend The American Legion Boys Nation.

He's one of two Minnesota delegates chosen based on leadership skills, academic record and activity at American Legion Boys State.

Boys Nation is being held July 20th through the 28th at Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia. It introduces participants to the structure and function of the federal government, and includes visits to memorials and historical spots in and around Washington D.C.

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