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Skelton, Stephens, Medina tops in Civil War Journals

Winners in the Civil War Journal contest were front row, left to right, Brayden Skelton,  Anna Stephens, Isabella Medina, second row, Quin Barrentine, Betsy Tovar,  Tanner McCoy, Ian Davidson, Dallas J. Bryan, and Nicole Morales.Brayden Skelton, Anna Stephens and Isabella Medina were the top place finishers and claimed $700 in cash prizes in the 20th Civil War Journal Writing Contest for Mount Vernon ISD’s seventh grade students.

To learn more about this outstanding students and this program, see the May 24 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.