jesse helms

jesse helms

John H. Crowder Award - Jesse Helms

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The late John H. Crowder left a legacy of being a champion of children, a man who dedicated 31 years to the service of the public schools. Following his death on March 9 of this year, the Board of Education decided to name a service award after Crowder recognizing students who carry on the legacy of service. The first John H. Crowder Service Award was presented Tuesday (Sept. 2, 2014) to Jesse "J.B." Helms, a 17-year-old senior at Forest Hills High School, who has dedicated his life to serving others. Crowder's widow, Minnie Crowder, presented the award. Around the U is filmed at the new Broadcasting and Communication Arts Academy at Monroe High.