Monday, December 13, 2010

WHS Students Recognized by VFW for Democracy Essays

Washougal High School students Victor Slavic, Sam Sharp, Darci Akers, and Janelle Kovacs received honors for their essays about democracy by the Veterans of Foreign Wars and Ladies Auxiliary. The Voice of Democracy essay contest is a nationwide, annual event sponsored by the VFW and Ladies Auxiliary. This year’s theme was “Does my generation have a role in Ameri

ca’s future.” Victor received the 1st place award, Sam received 2nd place, and Darci and Janelle received Honorable Mentions.

Victor Slavic receives his 1st place award. Janelle receives her honorable mention from the VFW member.