Colfax's Kari Largent named 2020 Washington State Distinguished Young Woman
Ritzville's Grace Saint John competed in scholarship program
Last updated 8/6/2020 at 9:55am
Kari Largent, born and raised in Colfax, a farm girl from 17 miles south of town, was named Distinguished Young Woman of Washington Saturday, Aug. 1.
Largent, daughter of Gary and Lisa Largent, won a $3,500 cash scholarship with her title, along with a $500 overall scholarship award and $200 awards each in talent, self-expression and interview.
"State DYW was an amazing, although unconventional, experience," Largent said. "I had the opportunity to meet other young women my age and develop new friendships. Hopefully, I can meet them all in-person, someday. I also had the unique experience o...