The Distinguished Young Woman of Loudon County for 2017 is Jessica Castle, from Loudon.
Jessica’s achievements include: Top 10 Percent-Freshman • Top Ten Percent-Sophomore • All-American- Sophomore • All-American-Junior • Scholar Athlete of the Week • Co-Captain of Cheerleading Squad 2015-2016 • Soaring Eagle Award • Top Ten Percent- Junior • Editor of Yearbook •
In addition, Jessica’s activities include: Cheerleading • Tumbling • National Honor Society • Babysitting • HOSA • Yearbook Staff • Taking care of special needs brother
I have been able to participate in various community service activities through cheerleading, such as the Battle of the Bridge canned food drive/ community night at McDonald's. • Judging middle school science fair projects at Philadelphia Elementry • Working gates for the LHS softball team • Special Olympics • Teacher Appreciation week/ Layman Strong