Trevor Kim McClintock, son of Kim and Lisa McClintock, of Cassville, participated in the American Legion Boys State of Missouri held June 16 through June 23 on the campus of the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg. McClintock was selected for the honor based on his leadership, citizenship, academics and character during his junior year at Cassville High School. Boys State is a pure democracy in that all citizens may vote and be eligible to hold office. The program is designed to educate and train Missouri's young leaders in functional citizenship, leadership and government. Nearly 1,000 student leaders build an entire state government in a single week. McClintock's accomplishments include: citizen of Gambrel City; member of the Federalist Party; assistant city clerk; delegate to the county committee, Ward I; advertising sales -- MBS Record; city reporter -- MBS Record; and reporter -- MBS Record. McClintock attended journalism school while he was at Boys State. McClintock was sponsored by American Legion Post #118 in Cassville.