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VFW Voice of Democracy Essay Contest

Student will compete by writing and recording a broadcast script on a patriotic theme.  This year's theme is "Why Veterans are Important to our Nation's History and Future."  Students wishing to enter must do a 3-5 minute essay on a standard cassette tape or CD, submit a neatly typed essay with their name, and a completed entry form.  Students may not provide anything in the recording that will identify them in any way!


A special dinner will be held for all students that enter at which time the 1st place winner, 2nd place winner, and 3rd place winner will receive a monetary award from the Post Commander, Steve Brundage.  All entries must be turned in no later than November 1st.  Please see Mrs. Usher for more details and to obtain an application.

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