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Adam McFarland (2006)

Louisiana Young Heroes



Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2006-06-18

Duration: 00:06:32

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes | McFarland, Adam


  • Parker, Brittany Host
  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • McFarland, Adam Interviewee
  • McFarland, Mairus Interviewee
  • McFarland, Regina Interviewee
  • Smith, Candace Interviewee
  • Rounds, Mary Interviewee
  • Beason, Chris Interviewee


This segment from the 2006 Young Heroes Award Ceremony features a profile of honoree Adam McFarland of Keithville, a senior at Caddo Magnet High School in Shreveport. McFarland is a motivational speaker, who tries to inspire younger students to adopt a positive attitude and persevere through any obstacles they face in their lives. He is an outstanding student, a member of the National Honor Society, an all-state violinist, and the Governor of Boy’s State. He is also a member of the Civic Young Advisory Board and the Northwest Louisiana Food Bank Youth Board. Hosts: Brittany Parker and Beth Courtney