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Elementary essay winners announced
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Robinson Elementary School students who recently participated in the Retired Educators Association sponsored essay are, from left, Devin Allen (honorable mention), Chad Port (second place), Charles Findley (Dawson County Retired Educators Association), Heidi Collett (honorable mention) and Brandon Weathers (first place). - photo by For the Dawson Community News

Each year Dawson County Retired Educators Association sponsors an essay contest for fifth grade students. The topic this year was: “Grandparents, or other adult relative, who have influenced my life.” 


The essay is to be written in a classroom setting and cash prizes are awarded to the winners.


Black’s Mill Elementary School winners for 2010 are: Savannah Hughes, first place; Casey Passmore, second place; Anneka Byers and Caleb Hardy, honorable mentions.


Kilough Elementary winners for 2010 are: Lexie Warner, first place; Destiny Breyaert, second place; Ana Swanger and Nicholas Rhoades, honorable mentions.


Robinson Elementary winners for 2010 are: Brandon Weathers, first place; Chad Port, second place; Devin Allen and Heidi Collett, honorable mentions.