Crothersville 6th Grader Earns Freedom Essay Award

Gaby Walters, a 6th grader in Kara Hunt’s class at Crothersville Jr./Sr. High School was recently chosen as a winner in the Jackson County Sertoma Freedom Essay contest. Local sixth graders wrote a 300 word essay about “What Freedom Means to Me.”
Contest winners were honored on February 10 with a banquet at the First United Methodist Church in Seymour. Katie Stam, Miss America 2009, and Jackson Superior Court 2 Judge Bruce MacTavish were special guests speakers at the banquet.
Photographed with Stam and MacTavish as well as other county winners is Crothersville Gaby Walters (second from right in the front row.)

—contributed photo