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Bridget Hunter (2000)

Louisiana Young Heroes



Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Brusly, West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2000-06-7

Duration: 00:03:53

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes | Hunter, Bridget Renee


  • Barton, Ashley Host
  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Gibson, Sarah Interviewee
  • Hunter, Bridget Interviewee
  • LaPrairie, Debbie Interviewee
  • Neighbor, Elizabeth Interviewee
  • Chauvin, Darren Interviewee
  • Hannan, Frank Interviewee
  • Hunter, Alvis Interviewee


This segment from the 2000 Young Heroes Award Ceremony features a profile of honoree Bridget Hunter, a junior at Brusly High School. Hunter has overcome several challenges in her life, including the incarceration of her mother, the rejection of her father, and a learning disability. She is an honor roll student, a member of the powerlifting team, the manager for three athletic teams, and a selfless volunteer. Hosts: Ashley Barton and Beth Courtney