Lions Club announces Peace Poster Contest winners

Special to The Times

The McDonough Lions Club recently announced the winners of their Peace Poster Contest. These local students joined with more than 400,000 entries worldwide in the annual Lions International Peace Poster Contest.

L. to r.: McDonough Lion Club President Raye Reed, Jada Brunson (3rd place winner from Luella Middle), Christine Thompson (Art teacher at Luella Middle), Katherine Myers (2nd place winner at Luella Middle), Ethan Jolly (1st place winner at Luella Middle), Gabby Hill (1st place winner from McDonough Middle), Melissa Wood, Art Teacher from McDonough Middle) and Lion Don Cardell (McDonough Lions Club Peace Poster Coordinator). Congratulations to all these students. Special photo

The contest emphasizes the importance of world peace. Locally, 1st place winners receive $75; 2nd place winners receive $50; and 3rd place winners receive $25.