And the Winners Are...

February 11th, 2019

And the Winners Are...

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2019 Winter Writing Contest for Adults

1st Place - Paul Watson, One Summer Night With Spirits
2nd Place - Morgan Bachemin, The Nine Muses of New Orleans
3rd Place - Sue Bordelon, Untitled


2019 Black History Month Poster Design Contest for Children & Teens

Pre-K - 6th Grade:
1st Place - Colette Loughran, 3rd Grade, Lycee Francais de la Nouvelle-Orleans
2nd Place - Brett E. Massimi, 2nd Grade, Homer A. Plessy Community School
3rd Place - Buck Blake, Kindergarten, Homer A. Plessy Community School

7th - 12th Grade:
1st Place - Kira Simone Tonkin, 9th Grade, New Harmony High School
2nd Place - Sofia Olexia-Daigle, 9th Grade, New Harmony High School
3rd Place - Morgan Renee Prevost, 8th Grade, Audubon Charter School

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Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing the central role they have played in U.S. history. Since 1976, every U.S. president has officially designated the month of February as Black History Month. Other countries around the world, including Canada and... (More)