Bemidji High School nominates two sophomores annually to attend the Hugh O’Brien Youth Seminar at Bethel College in St. Paul. Participation in HOBY teaches leadership and group skills. The Bemidji Lions pay all registration costs. From left, Bemidji Lions President Mel Milender presents the $250 registration fee to Travis Zachman, BHS counselor, and 2012 HOBY recipients Danielle Hoven and Tessa Johnson. Danielle and Tessa spoke Dec. 5 to the Lions about their experiences.