Winner announced for Washington, DC youth tour Clay-Union Electric announces that Becky Jepsen has been chosen to participate in the Rural Electric Youth Tour to Washington, DC. She is the daughter of Craig and Sara Jepsen of Gayville, and is a student at Gayville-Volin High School.
The youth tour will take place June 14-20. During the weeklong event, the participants will visit numerous historical sites in the DC area, along with the opportunity to attend a breakfast briefing with South Dakota's congressional delegation.
Jepsen's entry was one of many in the essay contest, the topic of which was "How Cooperatives Benefit My Community." Clay-Union Electric was very impressed with the essays.
quality of all the essays submitted in the contest this year. It was evident that those who entered the contest had put considerable work forth in completing the task.
Clay-Union Electric congratulates Jepsen on winning this trip, and wishes her best on her trip this summer.