The Haywood County Special Olympics was held on Monday, May 8, 2017.  Student athletes from all over Haywood County participated in the Parade of Athletes, as they held their banners high and represented their schools.  The Knights of Columbus presented the flag while Mrs. Rathbone’s class, from Clyde Elementary, sang the National Anthem.  The following student athletes were recognized as Special Olympians of the Year:

Logan S. – Clyde Elementary
Grayson H. – Bethel Middle
Johnny M. – Pisgah High

Many thanks to all the coaches, sponsors, and volunteers who support our athletes today and throughout the year.