Huizinga, Patrick, Hood win 2013 Civil War Journal Contest

Faith Hood, McKay Patrick, and Cole Huizinga were recognized as the winners in the annual Civil War Journal contest.Clay Huizinga, McKay Patrick, and Faith Hood claimed the top three places in the 16th annual Civil War Journal Writing Contest.

The awards were presented at a dinner Monday, May 20 at  the Cultural Arts Center. Members of the sponsoring Franklin County Historical Association’s Board of Directors and officers served as hosts. The dinner honored the top 10 contestants and their families. For more information, see the May 23 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.