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Moody Elementary honors veterans at special program


Moody Elementary honored veterans on Nov. 9 with its’ annual Veterans Day Program.

Veterans of students’ families were recognized with a plaque given by Mayor Noel Foster.

The event included a poster contest for kindergarten, first, and second graders and an essay contest for third, fourth, and fifth graders.

Winners of the poster contest were as follows: kindergarten: Grace Morara, first grade; Brooklyn Powell; and second grade, Abby Deaton. Winners of the essay contest were as follows: third grade, Caleb Menard; fourth grade,- Sh’Layna Lawson; and fifth grade; Madison Herring. Poster winners received $20 cash. The third grade essay winner received $25. The fourth grade essay winner received $50. The top prize went to the fifth grade essay winner, Herring, who won $100 and a plaque.