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Dylan Scott Faughn (2012)

Louisiana Young Heroes



Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, Covington, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-06-21

Duration: 00:05:56

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes | Faughn, Dylan Scott | Louisiana School for the Visually Impaired


  • Dupont, Betty Interviewee
  • Lauland, Brandy Interviewee
  • Faughn, Dylan Scott Interviewee
  • Fischer, Darlene Interviewee
  • McDaniel, Barry Interviewee
  • Anderson, Ashley Interviewee
  • Bello, Leslie Interviewee


This segment from the 2012 Young Heroes Award Ceremony features a profile of honoree Dylan Scott Faughn of Covington, a junior at the Louisiana School for the Visually Impaired in Baton Rouge. Despite being legally blind, Faughn is the student body president and competes in cross country, the long jump, and the high jump. He also raises money for the Greater Baton Rouge Homeless Shelter, the Food Bank, and his school.