WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (MARCH 9, 2017) — Williamsport Area High School senior Abigail Brooke Laver
has earned the 2017 Good Citizen Award from the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Laver recently won the award from the organization's local chapter based on an essay submission that centered on voting and the Civil Rights Movement. Her entry also earned her an honorable mention at the state level.
At WAHS, Laver is a member of the Class of 2017 executive board, participates in concert band, and is involved with the school's arts magazine, "The Cherry & White." Outside of school she does ballet, tap and enjoys reading. She also volunteers as a tutor for any student in need at her school.
Laver plans to attend the University of Pennsylvania in the fall to pursue a degree in psychology.
Participants in this year's competition will be formally recognized on March 18 at the First United Methodist Church in Muncy.