The James Stewart Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution held a ceremony honoring Mr. Corey Freeman as the DAR Good Citizen Award Winner for the Heard County High School Class of 2013. He is the son of Skip and Nicole Freeman of Franklin.
The DAR Good Citizens program is intended to encourage and reward the qualities of good citizenship. The program is open to all senior class students enrolled in accredited public or private secondary schools that are in good standing with their state boards of education. United States citizenship is not required.
The student selected as the school’s DAR Good Citizen must have the following qualities:
Dependability (which includes truthfulness, loyalty, and punctuality);
Service (which includes cooperation, courtesy, and consideration of others);
Leadership (which includes personality, self-control, and ability to assume responsibility); and
Patriotism (which includes unselfish interest in family, school, community, and nation) to an outstanding degree