Lincoln-Way Central and West Students Participate in "Voice of Democracy" Essay Contest
Thursday, January 16, 2020

Students from Lincoln-Way Central and West were given the opportunity to participate in the VFW's Voice of Democracy essay contest. Collected essays were given to the members of the New Lenox VFW for consideration, and nine winners from Lincoln-Way Central and three from Lincoln-Way West were chosen.

This year's topic was: “What Makes America Great?” Winners will be honored at a banquet on Sunday, January 19th at the New Lenox VFW. At the banquet it will be announced which local student will be moving on to the next level of the essay contest.

Winners from Lincoln-Way Central include: Arwen Rolinitis, Emma Troy, Emma McCarthy, Maggie Tinman, Elise Kennedy, Emma DuBois, Danny Kahl, Oscar Valencia, and Kaitlyn Bittner.

Winners from Lincoln-Way West include: Alli Hullinger, Carter Fifer, and Cecilia Galvan.