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Griffin wins Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest


  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Nov. 19, 2020 - 11:55 AM

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Griffin wins Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest

Photo by Janet Alford

Lee Middle School student Lauren Griffin recently was named first place winner at the post level in the Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest for VFW Post 2667. Griffin’s was the winning essay on this year’s theme – “What Patriotism Means to Me” – out of 63 entries from six middle schools in Coweta County She received a certificate and a cash award, and her essay will advance to the district level for judging. Griffin is pictured with Commander Jeff Bouchard.