Local student chosen to participate in NRA Youth Education Summit

    Natalie Seaman, a junior at Beardstown High School, was selected to participate in the National Rifle Association’s annual National Youth Education Summit (Y.E.S.).  Y.E.S. is a seven-day, expense paid educational experience in Washington, D.C. for outstanding rising high school juniors and seniors. While in the nation’s capital, Natalie will learn the significance of the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights while developing an understanding of government and the importance of actively participating in it.
    Natalie was selected from numerous qualified applications from across the country. Natalie was required to complete an extensive application, which included the submission of transcripts, an essay about the Second Amendment, a personal statement, and three personal recommendations.

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