Winners of the essay contest “What America Means to Me” read their essays at the Tuesday, July 15th meeting of the Logan County Republican Women’s Club. This is the ninth annual contest sponsored by the LCRWC. Total money awarded was $150. Thanks to the teachers and schools who help in this patriotic exercise. Pictured left to right are third place winners Carter Spivey, son of Mr and Mrs Kenneth Spivey, Kara Noffsinger, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Noffsinger, second place winner, Leah Gill, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rice Gill. First place winner Kiley Rager, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Rager.