The Distinguished Young Woman of Webster County for 2018 is Madelyn Mitchell, from Clay.
Madelyn’s achievements include: 2017 Webster County Distinguished Young Woman • DYW Overall Talent, Scholastic, Spirit and Self Expression Winner • Soccer Varsity Skills and Training Award • All State Academic Award (4 years-Soccer) • 2nd Place Regional Crop Impromptu Winner • Certificate of Excellence: Biology • Certificate of Excellence: Obtaining 3.5 GPA or above • Outstanding Student Certificate: Agriculture Communications • Local FFA Chapter Academic Honor • Outstading Leadership: FFA Leadership Training Center
In addition, Madelyn’s activities include: Senior Class President • Yearbook Editor • Director of Trojan TV School Newscast • FFA Chapter Historian • Captain of Varsity Lady Trojan Soccer Player • Agriculture Class President • Church Youth Group • Beta Club • Renaissance Club • Pep Club
I participate in my FFA chapter's Thanksgiving and Christmas Can Food Drive. • I helped to raise money and purchase gifts for Operation Christmas Angel. • I took a Mission Trip to Chattanooga, GA we repaired a Church and did field work • I have helped coach Recreational Soccer Leagues when coaching staff was short. • Assisted local schools (Elementary, Middle, and High) with technology endeavors.