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David Tarnow (2006)

Louisiana Young Heroes



Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2006-06-18

Duration: 00:06:35

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes | Tarnow, David


  • Parker, Brittany Host
  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Tarnow, David Interviewee
  • Mohr, Michael Interviewee
  • Landry, Barry Interviewee
  • Tarnow, Tracie Interviewee
  • Tarnow, Rick Interviewee
  • Manning, Scott Interviewee


This segment from the 2006 Young Heroes Award Ceremony features a profile of honoree David Tarnow, a senior at Catholic High School in Baton Rouge. At age three, Tarnow was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis. Despite this disease, he is an outstanding student, a member of the school marching band, and a competitor in triathlons. He started Cycle for a Cure, a cycling trip to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Hosts: Brittany Parker and Beth Courtney