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Jacob Powell - Scholar of the Week 4/2

Scholar of the Week is Jacob Powell

Jacob Powell is a Senior at Heritage High School. He is President of the Student Council and has initiated community service projects such as the installation of water refill stations. He participates in sports camps for youth and volunteers for the breakthrough basketball program at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church. He has volunteered with Keep Blount Beautiful and The Blount County Education Foundation. Jacob is a 2020 National Merit Scholarship Finalist, a member of National Honor Society, Captain of the basketball team, and 2019 Boys State delegate. LMU and WBIR want to celebrate his accomplishments and contributions to the community! 

Tell us about a student that goes above and beyond in and out of the classroom!