The Distinguished Young Woman of Franklin County for 2017 is Ana Castillo, from Spruce pine.
Ana’s achievements include: Junior class and senior class president • Most outstanding freshman girl • Upward bound who's who award, most courteous, best all around, cutest • Highest gpa in history 101 • MVP volleyball 2015 and All area tournament 2016 • Top 4 gpa for 3 years • 2014 volleyball area champions, 2015-16 area runner up • 2016 basketball area champs • FBLA president 2014 and reporter 2016 • Honor roll and student council president
In addition, Ana’s activities include: Franklin county Jr. Leadership • Beta Club • History club • S.A.D.D • Beautification • Scholars Bowl • FBLA • student council • Varsity basketball, Volleyball, and track • Fellow Christian athletes
Volunteered at the Farm City Banquet in Franklin county- • Volunteered at the cattlemans association banquet • Volunteered two days at the watermelon fesival • Volunteered at the spirit of hodges festival • Volunteered at Holly Day in the A.W Todd Centre; volunteer church events