Voice of Democracy and Patriotic Pen contests starting
It's essay contest time. The VFW Voice of Democracy and Patriotic Pen contests are underway.
This year's theme for Voice of Democracy is "Is there pride in serving in our military?" The Patriotic Pen theme is "Are you proud of your country?"
Voice of Democracy is for grades 9 through 12 and Patriotic Pen is for grades 7 and 8.
Monetary gifts will be given on Veteran's Day, Nov. 11.
Contact Marlyn Freer (218) 631-2771 or LaVonne Piepkorn (218) 631-4340 for Voice of Democracy, and Ruth Clark (218) 631-1035 for Patriotic Pen.