Tempel is Optimist Youth of the Month

Rose Tempel, the 17-year-old daughter of Marvin and Sarah Tempel, is the Huntingburg Optimist Youth of the Month for December.

While in high school, Rose has been a member of the volleyball, basketball and track teams. In addition, she has been a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, BPA, FFA, Natural Helpers and Student Council. She currently serves as secretary for the Class of 2021.

As a result of her academic success, she has been on the honor roll and has received the corporation's academic excellence award each year of high school. In addition, she was inducted into the National Honor Society.

Activities outside of school include being a member of St. Henry Catholic Church and a member of the 4-H St. Henry Saints Club.

Rose plans to attend University of Southern Indiana where she will study nursing.

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