Fayette High School student Benjamin Grieser and Evergreen High School student Anna Ruth both placed first in their schools in the Voice of Democracy essay contest sponsored by VFW Post #7574 in Lyons. The essay theme was “Is there pride in serving in our military?”
Thomas Ehman placed second and Demi Powers placed third from Fayette High School. Miranda Harman placed second and Austin Farnsel placed third from Evergreen High School.
Both first-place essays will be sent to the District for judging.