Current Representative

The Distinguished Young Woman of Petal for 2021 is Loren Wade, from Petal.

Loren’s achievements include: National Honor Society • National Advancement to HOSA • Petal- Harvey Baptist Church LEAD Team • All American Academic Soccer Award • Dixie Electric Youth Leadership Representative • Eudora Welty Writing Contest Honorable Mention • Patriots Pen Writing Contest Winner • Superior Plus Piano Award • 30+ ACT Club • Superior Bible Drill State Awards (7 years)

In addition, Loren’s activities include: Soundations Show Choir • Petal High School Ambassador • Petal- Harvey Baptist Church Student Ministry • Worship Leader- youth group • Forrest General Hospital Spirit Girl • Red Bus Club- Adoption Awareness • Varsity Petal High School Soccer • Fellowship of Christian Athletes • Synergy Club • First Priority
Mission Trips and VBS (275+ hours) • Children's Ministry Volunteer (140+ hours) • Forrest General Hospital Spirit Girls (80 hours) • Upward Basketball Commissioner Team (55 hours) • Petal High School Ambassadors (40 hours)

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