The Distinguished Young Woman of Henderson County for 2018 is Bailey Holmes, from Henderson .
Bailey’s achievements include: Outstanding Female for Kentucky Farm Bureau's Public Speaking Contest • Kentucky Music Teachers Association State Honors Recital (2016) • Regional Small Animal Impromptu Speaking - Superior 1st (2016-2017) • State Veterinary Science CDE - 6th High Individual, 6th Team 2016-2017 • Regional Parliamentary Procedure Team - Superior 1st (2016-2017) • State Floriculture Team - 9th place (2016-2017) • Regional Junior Parliamentary Procedure Team - Superior 3rd (2015) • Marshall at Graduation (must have GPA of 3.75 or above) • Regional Land Judging Team - Superior 3rd (2017) • AP Scholar with Distinction
In addition, Bailey’s activities include: Member and secretary of HCHS Future Farmers of America • Member of the HCHS Environmental Club • Member of the National Honors Society • Employed at Vertical Excape Climbing Center • Singer for the Praise and Worship Team at Zion Baptist South Campus • Take Piano and Voice Lessons • Prom Committee • Rock Climbing • Hayden Burns Photography Senior Model 2017-2018 • Member of HCHS Tennis Team
Music director for the Zion Baptist South 2017 Vacation Bible School. • Volunteer instructor for youth climbing programs and summer climbing camps. • Volunteer for the Hugh Edward Sandefur Training Center in Henderson Kentucky. • Serve holiday dinners at nursing homes in Henderson and Owensboro. • Office and soup kitchen volunteer for the Salvation Army.