Academic Achievers

Demi Belk, Muscle Shoals, attended the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders in Lowell, Massachusetts, June 29 through July 1. An honors-only program for high school students who are passionate about science, technology, engineering or mathematics, she was nominated by Dr. John C. Mather, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics and Science and director of National Academy of Future Scientists and Technologists. A sophomore at Muscle Shoals High School, she is the daughter of Woodie and Karen Belk.