Local students to visit England, Europe

The students chosen to represent the greater Youngstown area as delegates in the 2014 European Heritage High School Delegation are, first row, from left, Simon Weiss (South Range), Taylor Phillips (Austintown), Joseph Gaffney (Jackson-Milton), Andrew Pasco (Salem), Kelly Tennant (LaBrae), Sarah Stevens (Badger ), Solomon Weiss (South Range); second row, Zachary Quear (West Branch), Ryan Scott (Champion), Brandon James (Salem), Talayzia James (Liberty), Julia Plunkett (Badger), Emma Minamyer (Salem). The middle school delegation includes Micahel Hartman (Canfield). During the 20-day program the students will visit England, France, The Netherlands, Belgium, Austria, Germany and Switzerland, ride on an alpine roller coaster, trace heroic footsteps along the beaches of Normandy, and make friends with a family during a home stay. They will meet with a member of British Parliament, go behind the scenes to explore European cathedrals and mysterious castles, ride the London Eye while in England and climb the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France. To support these students in this quest contact Harold Wilson, delegation leader, at 330-799-4871. (Submitted photo)