Special to the News-Standard
TRINITY — VFW Post 6899 awarded $500 in its recent Voice of Democracy scholarship contest.
First place and a scholarship of $300 went to Kade Rosser, a senior at Groveton High School.
Second place and a scholarship of $150 went to Kendyle McClenon, a senior at Trinity High School.
Third place and a scholarship of $ $50 went to Chesney Helman, a freshman at Groveton High School.
Rosser went on to the next echelon, the VFW District 19 competition, where his essay placed third. He was awarded a plaque and an addition $200 scholarship.