North Baltimore High School 2015 Ohio Buckeye Boys State attendees, representing NB American Legion Post #539 selected.
Ohio Buckeye Boys State is held the week of June 14-21, 2015 at Bowling Green State University. The week-long is an eight-day “Hands On” experience in the operation of the city, county, and state levels of Ohio government, the Executive, Legislative and Judicial branches, the organization of Ohio political parties, and the relationship of one to the other in shaping Ohio government.
Each year nearly 1,200 of the finest young men in the State of Ohio attend Buckeye Boys State. Since its inception in 1936, over 90,000 young men of Ohio have experienced and benefited from the Buckeye Boys State program.
The Ohio American Legion’s first “Boys State” program was held in 1936 in the cattle barns of the Ohio State Fairgrounds with over 440 delegates in attendance.
Since 1936, with the exception of 1945 when World War II restrictions forced a suspension of activities and 1952, when a flood prohibited the use of the site at the time, Buckeye Boys State has been conducted annually.
Tyler Stimmel is the son of Dan and Brenda Stimmel
Hank Matthes is the son of Matt and Arica Matthes
Cody Gerdeman is the son of Pete and Carrie Gerdeman
Zach Meggitt is the son of Dave and Jen Meggitt