HAMILTON - Ashlyn Winkler has been crowned as the new Miss Hamilton 2020 during the annual pageant.
Winkler is from Dora and attends the University of Montevallo. She majors in speech-language pathology, which correlates to her platform statement, “Shining a Light on Autism Acceptance.”
Samantha Hennings became the newly-crowned Miss Outstanding Teen 2020. Hennings is from Springville and is a junior at Victory Chrisitan School. Her platform is “Just Breathe,” which helps to bring a light to mental illness, but more specifically, anxiety and depression.
HAMILTON - Miss Hamilton Lauren Reaves and the Hamilton Fire Department have partnered together to provide a special class to train public safety workers on how to communicate with individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).