Montgomery Student Gets National Honor

Montgomery, AL (WSFA) - A local high school student is a getting national honor for her artistic abilities.

Deondra Scott, a senior at Booker T. Washington was named one of the 12 best writers and artists in the nation by Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. Not only is she being nationally recognized, she also wins a 10-thousand dollar scholarship.

This fall, Deondra will be heading to the University of Alabama at Birmingham to pursue a degree in biomedical engineering.