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Nicholas Tarver (2023)

Louisiana Young Heroes



Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Many, Sabine Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2023-05-26

Duration: 00:05:12

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes


  • St. Cyr, Kara Host
  • Tarver, Nicholas Interviewee
  • Tarver, Alison Interviewee
  • Tarver, Andy Interviewee


This segment from the 2023 Young Heroes show features Kara St. Cyr’s profile of Nicholas Tarver of Many, a junior at Florien High School. Tarver was born with cerebral palsy, which led to complications with blindness and epilepsy. Despite these obstacles, he serves as the state president of the Children of the American Revolution, participates in Wreaths Across America, and competes in several sports. St. Cyr interviews Nicholas Tarver and his parents, Alison Tarver and Andy Tarver.