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Winners of poetry, short story contest recognized
In the back, from left, are Jordyn Williams-McNett, Ryan Mathiason, Gavin Eckerman, Chyler Blackburn, Kristina Foley, Kaia Palcine and Jordan Hay. In the front, from left, are Aridni Acosta, Avery Hertzke and Brent Weeden. (Photo supplied)
MONROE - Winners of the Monroe Woman's Club poetry and short story contest who were present at the May Spring Social were presented certificates. The contest is open to all grade levels in the Monroe school district. The winners in poetry, category two, were: In first place was Gavin Eckerman, Northside Elementary School, for "Seasons"; in second place was Ryan Mathiason, Parkside Elementary School, for "Spring"; and in third place was Jordyn Williams-McNett, Northside, for "Christmas."