Combined Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen
Front row, from left, Kampbell Hemeyer – first Place Voice of Democracy, Hermann High School, 10th-grade; Ashley McGarrah - third place Patriot’s Pen, St. George, 8th-grade; Allison Boedges - first place Patriot’s Pen, Hermann Middle School, 8th-grade; Mary Meyer - VFW auxiliary president.
Back Row, from left, Essay Chairperson Ruth Bock, Holly Heldt – third place Voice of Democracy, Hermann High School, 9th-grade; Alexa Moss - second place Voice of Democracy, Liberty Christian Academy, 10th-grade; Dennis Bruno, VFW post commander. Second place Patriot’s Pen winner and third place winner at district level, Coulter Schwartze was absent. Coulter represented St. George, 7th-grade.