Port Hawkesbury legion awards poster contest winners

An award ceremony was held for participants in this year’s Remembrance Literary and Poster Contest on March 21 at the Royal Canadian Legion in Port Hawkesbury. Over 70 local students were recognized for their work.
Photos by Melanie Holder
Joshua Richardson of West Bay placed first in the province in the Junior Essay competition. His work has been submitted for judging at the national level.
Hope Murray of Troy placed second in the province in the Intermediate Essay category.
Sara Pluta of Port Hawkesbury won first place in the Intermediate Poetry category and second place in the Intermediate Black and White Poster category. Her poem has been forwarded to Dominion Command for national judging.
The Royal Anthem was performed by the 719 Stora Air Cadet Band.