June 18, 2014
Caleb Bailey, of Benham, is the recipient of the first annual Fox Family Scholarship.
Bailey is a senior at Harlan County High School where he is captain for both the cross country and tennis teams. In addition to those sports, his other activities include Gifted & Talented Leadership, Beta Club, National Honor Society and First Priority.
His volunteer work includes the Empty Stocking Fund, Tri City Little League, Cumberland Elementary School football and Blair Chapel Bible School.
Bailey is distinguished as the first HCHS student to sign with a college as a two sport athlete. He will attend Union College as a member of both the tennis and cross country teams, and pursue a degree in education in order to become a middle school teacher and coach.
He is the son of Wes and Myra Bailey.
The Fox Family Scholarship recognizes outstanding student athletes who have demonstrated school and community involvement.