The City of Paris Utilities Department and Lamar County Water Supply hosted a poster contest for Water Awareness Week, May 5-11, for Lamar County students in grades two through four.
Aikin and Justiss Elementary School students won the following:
1st Place – Addison Bedford (Aikin)
2nd Place – Shamar Burgess (Aikin)
1st Place – Meliza Lopez (Justiss)
2nd Place – Joe Hernandez (Justiss)
3rd Place – Cylee Wherley (Justiss)
1st Place – Hannah Johnson (Aikin)
2nd Place – Bernabe Rodriguez (Justiss)
3rd Place – Mary Jane Torres (Justiss)
The winners received trophies and first place winners received $50 Walmart gift cards.
Justiss winners (from left) are Mary Jane Torres, Bernabe Rodriguez, art teacher Jennifer Hamm, Joe Hernandez, Meliza Lopez, and Cylee Wherley.
Aikin winners (from left) are Shamar Burgess, Addison Bedford, and Hannah Johnson.
Not photographed: Aikin art teacher Cheri Lewis