Pledge of Allegiance coloring contest winners announced
Winners for the youth, kindergarten-fifth grade, Americanism fall contest in the Pledge of Allegiance coloring contest are:
Rossman Elementary: Mrs. Knoop's kindergarten -- Caden Strand, Mikail Ramsey, Jadyn Wimmer. Mrs. King's first grade -- Ben Sundby, Katelyn Grubb, Hanna Knoop. Miss Johnson's first grade -- Waylon Lakatz, Brooklyn Jensen, Olivia Wurst. Mrs. Jackson's third grade, category 2, "Uncommon Heroes" -- Skylar Nelson, Nate Cihak, Tre DeGroat.
Holy Rosary: Debbie Averbeck's first grade -- Ava Jones, Noah Larson, Rhyan Pettit. Lora Buntje's second grade -- Isabella LaVoi, Mark Jaroszewski, Eliana Mae Steffl. Mrs. Burnside's third grade -- Emma Coley, Nolan Rearson, Sophie Nelson.
Roosevelt Elementary: Mrs. Porter's second grade -- Katelyn Jorgenson (sent to District), Makenzie Hilden, Brock Okeson. Mr. Bahr's second grade -- Reed Henderson, Lilah Creg, Ellie Lunde. Mrs. Haverkamp's fourth grade, category 2, -- Maren Hoban (sent to District).
Katlyn Jorgenson and Maren Hoban won at the District level and each received a certificate award and $5. Each contestant received one gold dollar coin and coupon from McDonald's. The Americanism youth, K-5, chairman is Sharon Leitheiser, VFW Auxiliary 1676.