Patriot’s Pen and Voice of Democracy contests for North Carolina and National competitions are ongoing, but local winners for Chapel Hill Post 9100 and VFW District 6 have been announced.
The local Post 9100 winners are:
Patriot’s Pen – Ashlyn L Oakley
Voice of Democracy – Amelia Solum
Both local contest winners will receive a $100 cash scholarship.
2018-2019 District Patriot Pen Contest winners are as follows:
First Place – Rachel Manning – Post 7316 Yanceyville
Second Place – David Campbell – Post 2417 Henderson
Third Place – Catherine Buck – Post 1920 Mebane
District judging was done by four educators who have classroom experience.
Voice of Democracy District winner announcement was released today, Dec 5th. They are:
1st – – Frederick Russell, Jr – Durham Post 2740
2nd – – Kyrie Coverson – Mebane Post 1920
3rd – – Melanie Slaton – Henderson Post 2417