By Roxanne Thompson
Mexia Rotarians will soon scout Mexia and Wortham sophomores and juniors to see which could benefit from attending the Rotary Leadership Camp Academy next summer. Although the five-day RYLA camp happens around July 4, the decision about who will go is made in January. Consequently, those interested in going, or finding out more about it, are encouraged to inquire now.
Two students will be chosen from among those who apply, and those two usually undergo profound changes through the experience.
Mexia High School junior David Sarabia attended in July 2016. He had been intrigued about RYLA since he saw his older brother return from the camp a couple of years previously.
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