Raiders win certificates and cash in VFW essay contest
PLANT CITY -
Plant City High School students Taylor Adams, Katelyn Sykes and Jackson Hardee were recently honored for excelling in an annual Veterans of Foreign Wars essay contest. Sykes, a senior, took first place in the essay competition sponsored by Post 7361 in Fedhaven; Adams, a senior, placed first in the competition sponsored by Post 2420 in Lake Wales; and Hardee, a sophomore, was third in the contest sponsored by Post 4289 in Winter Haven. All students were presented with certificates and cash prizes, said Sherrie Mueller, college and career counselor for the Raiders. The students and their parents were also treated to lunch at the VFW post in Winter Haven.