The Distinguished Young Woman of Lawrence County for 2018 is Eleanor Counts-Kerby, from Town Creek .
Eleanor’s achievements include: All American Cheerleader • Pin it Forward • All A Honor Roll • Miss RHS 10th Grade Representative • Miss RHS 11th Grade Representative • Miss Teen Nextar • Inductee of National Honor Society • 2017-2018 Homecoming Court • 1st Overall Senior Solo at Kids Artistic Review Birmingham • Senior Class Top 10%
In addition, Eleanor’s activities include: National Honor Society; Secretary • Varsity Cheerleader; Captain • Chemistry Club; President • Future Business Leaders of America; Secretary • Student At Risk Committee • Family Consumers and Career Leaders of America; Chaplin • Member of Mu Alpha Theta • Student Booster Club; Head Coach • Spanish Club • Student Council; 12th Grade Representative
Helped plan and organize the Red Cross blood drive at Russellville High School. • Volunteered at the RCS T.R.A.C.K.S. summer program teaching dance to all ages.
• Participated in the Franklin County Thanksgiving Food drive. • Participated in the FBLA toy drive to collect toys for needy children. • Helped organize Valentines for Veterans, where care packages were sent overseas.