Optimists name Darnold Youth of the Month

The Mehlville Optimist Club recently honored Melissa Darnold as its Youth of the Month. Melissa is a student at Oakville Middle School. Jay Holtmeyer, assistant principal at Oakville Middle School, was present at the meeting to explain how Melissa was chosen for this honor. Pictured, from left, are: Melissa and John Roland, Optimist Club Youth of the Month chairman.