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Veteran Essay Contest

Support our American veterans by entering the Words to Honor and Support Our Veterans essay contest. This contest is open to all WKCTC students, Commonwealth Middle College students, and WKCTC faculty and staff. NOTE: Entries will be accepted until Thursday, October 13, at 5:00 p.m.

There will be two categories: (1) Students; (2) Faculty/staff. Winners for each category will receive $100. Two honorable mentions from each category will receive $50. Topics, rules, and entry forms are available at Matheson Library; Anderson Technical Building Information Desk; Adam Scott (Veteran's Affairs); Kim Russell (Matheson W-2)

Entries must follow contest guidelines and be written on a topic assigned; there are more than 10 to choose from. You can turn in entries to Matheson Library Circulation Desk; Anderson Technical Building Information Desk; Humanities Office (Student Center Room 138); Kim Russell (Matheson W-2). Entries can also be mailed to Kim Russell, WKCTC, PO Box 7380, Paducah, KY 42002-7380. Everyone is encouraged to enter. Prizes will be awarded at the Veteran's panel discussion on Wednesday, November 2, 2011. For more information contact Kim Russell at or by calling 534-3203.