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Reginald Pryor

Louisiana Young Heroes

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Collection:LPB

Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Westlake, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1999-07-06

Duration: 00:03:38

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes | Pryor, Reginald Lee

Contributors:

  • Barton, Ashley Host
  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Pryor, Reginald Interviewee

Description

This segment from the 1999 Young Heroes Award Ceremony features a profile of honoree Reginald “Pete” Pryor, a senior at Westlake High School. Pryor suffers from hypoglycemia and a learning disability. Despite these challenges, he volunteers his summers at the Louisiana Lion’s Club Children’s Camp for disabled children, works with special education children at a local elementary school, and works weekends with Habitat for Humanity. Hosts: Ashley Barton and Beth Courtney