The little town of South Bay, a teardrop at the bottom of Lake Okeechobee, is home to only about 5,000 residents.
“And I’m related to about three-quarters of them,” laughs Erin McKay, an honor student, cheerleader and valedictorian for Glades Central High School in nearby Belle Glade.
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What’s on your iPod?
Who is your hero and why?
My mom (a high school teacher), because she is an example of a strong black woman.
What’s your favorite TV show?
“The Real Housewives of Atlanta.”
What would people be surprised to know about you?
That I really hate driving.
What is your motto?
“I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me,” Philippians 4:13.