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Ellow wins governor’s race at Boys State

Published 3:25pm Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Matthew Ellow from Albert P. Brewer High School was elected governor at Boys State.

Ellow will receive a full scholarship to the University of Alabama or Auburn University. Alabama Boys State is one of the highest honors granted to Alabama students.

Students from across the state are chosen based on their demonstration of leadership, hard work, strong morals and motivation in school and community activities.

At Boys State, student delegates have opportunities to participate in a mock government as well as meet Alabama leaders such as Congressmen, state elected officials and business and civic leaders.

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