VFW announces essay contest winners
The Belfast Veterans of Foreign Wars post has announced the winners of its "Patriot's Pen" essay contest. This year's theme was "What would you say to our founding fathers if you met them in person today?"
Pictured, left to right, are Max Howard, third-place winner, who received $50; Troy Howard Middle School teacher Chris Lavalle; Caleb Wallace, first-place winner, who received $100; Simon Lacasse, second-place winner, who received $75; VFW Commander Steve Brown; VFW Adjutant Jim Roberts; and THMS teacher Sue Warren. Not pictured is fourth-place winner Zach Dyer, whose prize was $25.
For more information on VFW scholarships and the contest, visit www.vfw.org.