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Homewood VFW Post recognizes 10 essay winners

(Photo by Marilyn Thomas/H-F Chronicle)Homewood’s Wally Burns Post 8077 selected 10 students as local winners as part of the national Veterans of Foreign Wars Patriot’s Pen essay contest. Winners were Blair Bowden of Glenwood Academy; Cassandra Cross, Christina Cortes and Katelyn Nottke of Infant Jesus of Prague School; Luke Wieland of James Hart School; Luke Griggs, Samuel Hall and Josiah Griggs of Parker Junior High; and Tyler Lloyd and Taylor Roquemore of St. Joseph School. Students were asked to write on the theme “The America I Believe In.” They focused on America’s . . .

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