The Americanism Chairman, Dorothy Lane of the VFW Auxiliary to Post #3061 of Vermillion reports the following winners in the Patriots Dream essay contest called "Who is a Patriot."
Sixth Grade � 1. Elizabeth Seymonski, daughter of Jason and De Ann Seymonski of Vermillion. 2. Bethany Hansen, daughter of Jack and Karen Hansen of Vermillion.
Seventh Grade � 1. Nicole Schroeder, daughter of Mary Schroeder of Wakonda. 2. Gregory Peterson, son of Donny and Carol Peterson of Wakonda.
Eighth Grade � 1. Casey Hessman, son of Doug and Ruth Hessman of Wakonda. 2. Justin Polley, son of Rodney and Cheryl Polley of Wakonda.
Winners were given a monetary award.