Three Turner Youth Win First Place Awards in Americanism Essay Contest
April 5, 2023
Three Turner Public School (TPS) students were honored in an impromptu ceremony during the lunch hour on Wednesday, March 29. Brenda Maloney, Vice President of the American Legion Auxiliary (ALA), Unit 109 of Turner, presented Holly Grabofsky, Caleb Zellmer, and Charlie Calvert with First Place certificates and cash prizes in the 2023 Americanism Essay Contest.
Every year, the ALA sponsors an Americanism Essay Contest for students in grades 3-12, including students with special needs. Grade levels are divided into six classes with one winner being named in each category. In the junior high...