[Times Photo by Murray Bishoff]
With snow in the tree and a trusty sled at hand, Calendar Girl Sarah Burton is ready to bring in the New Year. The daughter of Luetta and the late Andrew Burton, Sarah has been a busy senior at Monett High School. She is active in speech and debate, a member of the National Honor Society, the National Technical Honor Society, National Forensic League, Thespian Society and is a student ambassador at the Scott Regional Technology Center. She has completed her A+ program requirements and attended a state leadership conference as part of the Scott Tech team. She attended Girls State last summer and worked for three summers as a counselor at the Monett Area YMCA's Summer Day Camp. She enjoys movies, camping, kayaking, and spending time with friends and family and her cat, Gracie. Sarah plans to pursue a degree in mathematics.