It’s time for the Veterans of Foreign Wars’ 2018-19 Patriot’s
Pen essay contest for area 6th through 8th graders. The essay
must be completed and turned in to local VFW Post 3377 by
midnight October 31, 2018. This year’s theme is “Why I Honor
the American Flag”.
Local awards will be given for first-place ($200), second place
($150), and third place ($100) winners. The first-place winner
can advance to the District 28 contest and possible the State
contest for additional prices. The National winner receives
$5,000 and al all-expense-paid trip to Washington D.C.
See the CONTEST ENTRY FORM with complete entry rules
and supplemental information. If you would like additional
information, or to turn in your essay, contact Jim Linville at 512-