Congrats to … Alayna M. Hancock
Photo: Special to The Star
Alayna M. Hancock was recently chosen to represent Oxford High School at the 2013 session of American Legion Auxiliary Alabama Girls State, held on the campus of The University of Alabama. For one week, she will become a citizen in an imaginary state, taking part in the political life of her community, primarily through campaigning for and electing city, county and state offices. She will learn the operation of government by participating in party caucuses and through the election process. She plans to campaign for the office of Mayor of Oxford. She will speak to Oxford High School about her experiences. She is the daughter of Bruce and Sandra Hancock and the granddaughter of Bettye Baggett.
Hancock is also involved with Special Olympics, Kiwanis pancake breakfast, UCP telethon, Salvation Army Bell Ringer, DD Club, Miss Oxford 2013, Miss Oxford 2013 talent winner, Golden Girl co-captain, Mu Alpha Theta, Junior Beta Club, All-State choir, mission trips and political campaigns.