Winston Lee has been selected as Mr. WHS for the 2002-2003 school year. Winston is the son of Arlie and Cathy Lee. During his four years as a student at Whitesburg High, he has been an integral part of the student body and an active participant in the many clubs, organizations, and athletic programs available to students.
Individual club memberships include: Bible Club for four years, Beta Club for three years, and Student Government for three years.
Student and community organization membership include: National Honors Society, SBDM Student Member of the Gender Equity Committee, Yearbook Staff Member, Basement Teen Board Member, and Lexington Herald-Leader’s Teen Board Member.
Winston has also been a member of the football team for three years, boys’ basketball team for four years, track team for four years, and cross-country team for one year.
Academic honors include: Honor Roll every semester and recipient of the Commonwealth Diploma. Athletic Honors include: 2002 Coca-Cola Football Bowl MVP and 2003 All- District Basketball Team.
After graduation Winston plans to attend Pikeville College to obtain a degree in education.
Miss Whitesburg High School
Afton Blair has been selected as Miss WHS for the 2002-2003 school year. Af- ton is the daughter of Wade and Nancy Blair. During her four years as a student at Whitesburg High, she has participated in many clubs, organizations, and athletic programs available to students.
Individual club memberships include: Beta Club for three years, Bible Club for four years, and Interact Club for two years.
Afton has also been a member of the girls’ basketball team for eight years, tennis team for four years, and cross-country team for two years.
She also received many school awards and honors: Basketball Homecoming Queen 2003, Governors Scholar 2002, and Rogers Scholar in 2001.
After she graduates she plans to attend the University of Kentucky and major in communication disorders.
Whitesburg High Awards Day
Art Award- Natasha Day. Spanish Award-Zach Sumpter. Band Director’s Award-Shanna Bradshaw. Dugan Award-Shanna Bradshaw. Harris Award-Winston Lee. English Award- Cretia Absher. N.M. Webb Writing Award- William Banks. Yearbook Award- William Banks and Karen Boggs. Distinguished Portfolio Recipients-William Banks, Brian Breeding, Kelli Caudill, Jenna Hughes and Casey Miles. Family and Consumer Science Award- Vanessa Hammonds and Ashley Sexton. JROTC Presidential Fitness Awards-Winston Lee and Chris Kilgore. Marketing Awards-Stephen Amburgey, Harold Brock, Pam Sturgill, Tearston Sturgill and Josh Webb. Math Award-Zach Sumpter. Science Award-Zach Sumpter. Social Studies Award-William Banks.
(The above articles from the 2003 Yellowjacket Yearbook)