Raleigh teen honored for singing skills

August 4, 2013 

Julia Laird

Julia Laird of Raleigh was awarded the 2013 Outstanding Female High School Vocalist award at the National Association of Teachers of Singing Mid-Atlantic District meeting in Charleston, S.C.

She was also ranked first in the Junior/Senior High School Classical Singer category, which earned her a spot performing in the meeting’s honors recital. The Mid-Atlantic District includes Maryland, the District of Columbia, Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina.

Julia, the daughter of Clinton and Mary Lee Laird, graduated from the Ravenscroft School in Raleigh this year.

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