The Sunrise Optimist Club has selected Tim Keeton, son of Lori and Gregory Keeton, and Camryn Hiday, daughter of Shawna and Tim Hiday, as its Young Texan, Tex-Anne nominees for February. Both are juniors at Burkburnett High School.
Keeton is an Advanced Placement student who is also enrolled in Junior ROTC. He is a cadet officer and cadet inspector general for Burkburnett JROTC and has completed the Cadet Staff Leadership Course. He has been inducted into the National Honor Society and was nominated as a delegate to the Congress of Future Medical Leaders. He is a member of the football pep squad, competes for his school in UIL science and debate competition, and runs track. He volunteers weekly at the Sheppard Air Force Base Thrift Shop and also offers time at community events.