Optimist Club Essay Winners

The Optimist Club of Nebraska City sponsored its annual essay contest again this year.  Lourdes students were again asked to participate.   This year's theme wass "Lead by Example:  Reality or Fiction".

Josie Carpenter received 1st, Emily Warden received 2nd and Nick Whitten received 3rd.  Josie Carpenter’s essay will go on to compete at the Nebraska  state level competition where the award is a $2,500 scholarship.

Best wishes to Josie!

Josie Carpenter

Emily Warden

Nick Whitten