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Two SMS Students Honored at VFW

Two students from SMS were honored by the Yakima Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) for this year's "Patriot's Pen" scholarship essay competition whose prompt was, "Why I honor the American Flag."  Natalie Keller, 8th grade, took first place in the competition and Hannah Rees, 7th grade, received second place.  They were each awarded a certificate and a cash prize. 

Keller's winning essay will be submitted in the Washington State Regional Competition.