Cigarroa High School student selected as Agriculture Health Ambassador

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - A local high school student has been selected as a Texas Department of Agriculture Health Ambassador.

Cigarroa High School Jr. Ashly Torres is one of 26 students in Texas and the only student from Laredo to be selected.

Torres will join high school students from across the state by promoting a healthy lifestyle and being a champion for good nutrition in Texas schools.

Her future projects include farm fresh Fridays and the “You are what you eat!” art contest.