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Albany- An Albany teenager was honored for his leadership and dedication. Marcus Nelson, a senior at Dougherty High, was named the Boys and Girls Clubs' youth of the year.

"He a perfect example of what the boys and girls club does. He's a football player, he's a basketball player, and hopefully he's going to be going to college on a football scholarship. He represents the boys and girls club of Albany very well," said Jason Belk, Senior Service Director.

Marcus has participated in the club since he was nine.The Boys and Girls Clubs serves more than 31-hundred students across Dougherty County.

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