Townsville Lions announce essay contest winners

Jun. 20, 2014 @ 11:54 AM

The Townsville Lions Club recently sponsored its 17th annual essay contest at New Hope Elementary School.

The club honored the contest winners with a celebratory dinner.

The fifth-grader winner of the contest was Morelia Renteria, and the fourth-grade winner was Kelmon Evans. Both received a medal and $60.

Fourth-grader D’Mario Person and fifth-grader Brook Lee placed second. They received a medal and $45.

Coming in third were fourth-grader Ricky Evans and fifth-grader Torreyna Skipwith. Evans and Skipwith received a medal and $30.

Each of the winners read their essays to attendees during the dinner.