The Slater American Legion Post 260 has chosen Cale Bangs to attend Boys State this month.

Cale lives in Huxley with his parents, T.J. and Rachel, and younger brother Alex. He has just completed his junior year at Ballard High School. After high school, he plans on attending college and majoring in chemistry.

Cale is busy with a summer job in Ames. At Ballard, he enjoys participating in cross country, band, jazz band, the play, speech, FCA and National Honor Society. Cale also enjoys his involvement in his youth group and church activities at Fjeldberg Lutheran Church.

Cale is honored to have been chosen for this opportunity and is looking forward to his week at Boys State later this month.