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Felton Teen Wins Distinguished Young Women of Del.

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GEORGETOWN, Del. - A high school senior from Felton was named the Distinguished Young Woman of Delaware for 2015 during a statewide scholarship program for high school girls held at the Possum Point Theater in Georgetown, Del.

Organizers say winner, Arlene Maheu, was one of ten high school senior girls from Delaware who competed to represent the state.  She was also awarded $2650 in cash scholarships.

The event evaluates the women based on scholastics, interview, fitness, self-expression, and talent.

Throughout the next year, Maheu will represent the state at various public events and serve as a role model to young people by spreading the program's national outreach message of "Be Your Best Self."

Maheu is a senior at Polytech High School in Woodside, Delaware.

The National Finals will take place in June 2015, in Mobile, Ala.

 

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