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Canaan Hoosier (2023)

Louisiana Young Heroes



Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Deville, Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2023-05-26

Duration: 00:04:02

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes


  • St. Cyr, Kara Host
  • Hoosier, Canaan Interviewee
  • Hoosier, Lacey Interviewee


This segment from the 2023 Young Heroes show features Kara St. Cyr’s profile of Canaan Hoosier, a junior at Buckeye High School in Deville. Hoosier has overcome numerous health challenges. He is a tireless volunteer for several organizations, including the Cinderella Project, and is working on building an outdoor classroom at his high school. St. Cyr interviews Canaan Hoosier and his mother, Lacey Hoosier.