The Haywood County Special Olympics was held on Friday, May 10, 2019.  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 Tyler R. and Cassidy P. sang the National Anthem.  The following student athletes were recognized as Special Olympians of the Year:

Daniel R. – Junaluska Elementary
Jonathan P. – Waynesville Middle
Taylor E. – Tuscola High
Haley C. -Pisgah High

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