Greenville 8th Grader Takes Prize In National Essay Contest

By: April Davis
By: April Davis

An eighth grade student from here in the east took home third place honors in a national civil war essay contest.

Kaitlin Guard from Chicod School in Greenville won third place with her essay "Dynamic Women of the Civil War." the contest was sponsored by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. Guard, her parents and social studies teacher Jennifer Attardi will travel to New York City on May 11th for a ceremony where she will receive an award and a $100 prize.

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  • by laura Location: greenville on May 4, 2011 at 08:58 PM
    Way cool kiddo! Keep up the good work!

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