Local Students of the Week: Ben Smith

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Eminence High School

Ben Smith is 16 and a Sophomore.

Principal Steve Frommeyer said Smith is a school leader and single-handedly coordinates the ag club. “He’s a real team leader,” he said.

What is your favorite thing to do outdoors?
I like anything outdoors, but especially hunting and fishing. I almost got a turkey last weekend.

What are you thinking about for a career?
Thinking about animal sciences.

Do you have any siblings?
I have three older brothers. One is a firefighter/paramedic, one’s a Marine and the other is a pilot.

What does a family meal look like?
Well, it’s just me at home now, but we love to cook-out, mostly burgers.

What’s your favorite music?
Country mainly - it’s what I grew up with.

Where would be the most fun to go on vacation?
I”d take my family to New Zealand - there’s a little bit of everything there.