The students recommended by their principals and history teachers were those who displayed a strong interest in American history, an understanding of patriotism and an understanding of the flag that symbolizes our country.
Chapter Regent Charlotte Blair announced this year’s winners.
From Churubusco Middle School: Maggie I. Kitt, of Albion, daughter of Robin McCormick and John Kitt and Nicholas W. Uecker of Churubusco, son of Nicholas and Debra Uecker.
From Indian Springs Middle School: Jeffrey Holt of Columbia City, son of Vance and Amy Holt; Samantha Roush of Columbia City, daughter of Lester and Heather Roush; and Mackenzie Schillace of Columbia City, daughter of Peter Schillace and Tracie Schillace.
From Whitko Middle School: Jennifer J. Trimmer of Columbia City, daughter of Basle Trimmer and Janet Trimmer and Michael D. Thompson of South Whitley, son of Colleen Haines LaRue and Walter LaRue.
Congratulations to each of the students for their interest in history and the hard work which led to their selection for this honor.