NL Student Recognized as Poster Winner
Everett Elementary third grader, Dani Blount (pictured right), won third place in the 1st – 3rd Grade Poster Contest put on by the Lamar Soil and Water Conservation District (LSWCD). The 2013 poster theme is, “Where Does Your Water Shed?” Dani’s poster along with the first and second place winners has been forwarded to the regional competition.
“We are so very proud of each and every one who participated,” said LSWCD representative, Karla Joyce, upon presenting Dani with a check for her winning poster. Addressing Dani’s GT teacher, Peggy Stephens (pictured left), she said, “Thank you so much for all of your hard work and for encouraging the kids to participate.”
Other winning categories that will be judged at region are the 4th – 6th Grade Poster Winners and the 14-18 Essay Winners. All regional winners will be announced in April. Participation in the annual LSWCD poster and essay contests was extended to all schools in Lamar County.