Kaitlyn Holt

Kaitlyn Holt


Of the Keizertimes

When McNary High School senior Kaitlyn Holt first started compiling options for a survey asking fellow students what the most important issues facing society were, she picked out a few that she thought might top the list.

“I really though it would be things like supporting single-parent families or maybe grief support,” Holt said.

But, when the responses came back, three sailed to the top of the list: bullying, teen pregnancy and drug and alcohol abuse.

“Each of them had more than 400 votes, the rest were all below 300,” Holt said.

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