Canton VFW names Canton senior as its 2014 award winner
Monday, June 16, 2014 - 7:23 am

Pictured from left are VFW Men's Auxiliary first vice president Richard Carrier, auxiliary treasurer Dick Cota, Carly Whiteford, her father Barry Whiteford and Hugh C. Williams High School principal H. Doug Dominy.

CANTON -- The VFW Men’s Auxiliary Post 1231 has named Hugh C. Williams High School senior Carly Whiteford the recipient of its 2014 award.

She was chosen for the $150 award based on her high moral character, community involvement, good scholastic attendance, leadership qualities, respect for others, and being considered a well-rounded student, Hugh C. Williams school says in a news release.

She plans to attend Clarkson University in the fall to major in engineering and management.

She is the daughter of Barry Whiteford and Mary Evans of Canton.