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The 2012-2013 Spirit Girls, a program sponsored by Forrest General's Spirit of Women, held their first meeting on August 12, introducing 173 young ladies from Forrest General's 19-county area to the opportunities and fun offered by this eight- year program.
The Spirit Girl program was developed in an effort to reach young women through events targeted at promoting self-esteem and encouraging healthy lifestyles. Spirit Girls participate in Spirit of Women events, fashion shows, focus groups, community and charitable events throughout the year.
2012-2013 Spirit Girls include: Bassfield: Oliviyah Farris, Jamira Torrence; Collins: Lakeysha Keyes, Woodsen Pryne, Laken Sanford; Columbia: Greta Carley, Xavier Mark; Ellisville: Jordan Parker; Harrisville: Taronecia Graves; Hattiesburg: Caroline Alston, Amy Arrington, Taylor Baker, Tori Borbash, Caroline Bradley, Courtney Brown, Katie Bryd, Brandi Burge, Aliscia Burkett, Abby Bustin, Hannah Carraro, Maria Carraro, Rachael Carraro, Miracle Clemons, Carly Crawford, Courtney Cruthids, Kelli Cruthids, Arianna Curb, Cassie Davis, Presley Davis, Hannah Dean, Jouri Dixon, Miranda Donnell, Racquel Downing, Amanda Duckworth, Gabrielle Graham, Jasmine Graves, Daija Green, Caroline Green, Eve Griffin, Mary Carol Guidry, Catherine Harmon, Gracyn Head, Shelby Headrick, Anna Henderson, Lauren Herzog, Ashten Holloway, Elizabeth Hovan, Margaret Hovan, Cadelia Jackson, Claire Jennings, Rayne Jenson, Lauren Jones, Amaya Jordan, Taylor Jordan, Ashley Jordan, Sarah Kavanagh, Christina Kemp, Emma Kivlighn, Lauren Kolakowski, Julia Leader, Mary Hannah Lott, Raley Malone, Anna Bailey McCain, Marcedes McMickle, Da Lacey Minor, Dana Minor, Paris Mitchell, Maggie Monroe, Madison Moore, Shelby Moore, Summer Morrissette, Gabbie Munn, Chloe Page, Alexis Pittman, Katie Pittman, Lauren Pitts, Angela Rascoe, Caroline Riley, Ramey Rimes, Addison Rivers, Payton Roney, Mary Hannah Ruff, Aubrey Sanders, Heather Satcher, Joanna Scott, Anna Grace Scott, Anna Simmons, Jerricka Smith, Rajenece Steele, Grace Stevens, Taylor Ann Stewart, Ra’Jean Tatum, Hayleigh Thomas, Ryone Thompson, Molly Wade, Dakota Wallace, Haley Whalen, Jelea Williams, Kaitlyn Wilson, Lauren Wolfe, Madison Woodward; Laurel: Scarlet Gully, Kaylee Phillips, Jada Speed, Hollie Taylor; Lumberton: Joelle Ladner, Madison Seymour, Emily Tibbs; McLain: Jordan Roberts; Moselle: Katelynn McGowen; Mt. Olive: Alexis Williams, La’Tia Williams; Petal: Cara Barker, Rhyan Beaman, Annaleigh Buckley, Brooke Bullock, Emily Carter, Kayla Clark, Ashley Clark, Conner Coats, Lynlee Dye, Shelbie Freeman, Meagan Guyse, Anna Catherine Hampton, Jessie Hartfield, Aimee Horton, Emilee Ishee, Caitlyn Johnson, Ashton Moore, Julia Moreno, Emily Runnels, Bailey Thompson, Lex Anna Thompson, Anna Webb; Purvis: Kelsey Addison, Anna-Claire Barrett, Mary Claire Cornett, Jourdan Green, Shelby Hall, Kennedy Hudson, Miaa Jefcoat, Erykah Lampton, Katie McLeod, Kassadi Morris, Anna Oubre, Kennedy Owen, Kendall Patrick, Jillian Saliba, Lyn-Holli Severson, Deereka Shaheed, Deshona Shaheed, Abby Wade, Ann Louise Whitehead; Richton: Michaela Nowell, Maggie Pittman Sandy Hook Makalah Wand; Seminary: Amy Eavenson, Hannah Kelly, Abby McPhail, Marly Perkins; Stringer: Elizabeth Barden, Kailey Ready; Sumrall: Anna Broom, Carmen Douglas, Taylor Dyess, Demi Goolsby, Brooke Miley, Cheyenne Odom, Karlyn Purvis, Sara Smith; Taylorsville: Kaci Bryant; Waynesboro: Taylor Hathorn; Wiggins: Reagan Kearley
Spirit of Women Hospital Network is a national coalition of hospitals and health care facilities joined together to advance the cause and business of women's health. Spirit of Women is a national movement led by hospitals across the United States with the mission to move women to take action for better health… mind, body and spirit.
Spirit Girl auditions are held annually in May. For more information, contact FGH OnCall at 1-800-844-4445, and press 1.