Joziah Henry, fi rst place, intermediate division.

Fire department presents trophies to district poster contest winners

Trophies were awarded recently to several Gatesville students who placed at the district level in the 2017 Central Texas Firemen’s and Fire Marshal’s Association fire prevention poster contest.

The process began in October 2016 with the annual fi re prevention poster contest held during National Fire Prevention Week.

The 2016 theme “Don’t Wait—Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years.”

The posters advanced to the state level competition.

Local district winners were: Primary Division (grades 1 and 2): 1. Averi Bolgiano; 2. Dominik Medina

Intermediate Division (grades 3 and 4): 1. Joziah Henry.

Middle Division (grades 5 and 6): 1. Jaynee Green; 2. Cadence Walker.

Junior High Division (grades 7 and 8): 1. Emily Bryan; 2. Kiley Robledo; 3. Madison Inman. The 2017 theme will be “Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!”

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