Alabama Public Television (APT) has designated Cullman High School Senior Andrew Winfrey as a 2014 Young Hero.
One of five Young Heroes, Andrew was selected from among hundreds of nominations. Each Young Hero will receive a $2,500 scholarship to the college of their choice, and an I-Pad.
APT will be on campus within the next few weeks to interview Andrew and compile footage of his story. The television show will air on APT later in the year.
Other students named Young Heroes were Alma Atassi - Bob Jones High School, Robby Bailey - Arab High School, China Ponter - Decatur High School, and Anna Wilson - Chilton County High School.