LHS Students Tie for 1st Place in Local Speech Contest

Kyra Glover and Shea Patel will now compete in February at the state level of the annual Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Voice of Democracy contest.

Editor's Note: The following news brief was contributed by Lawrence Township Public Schools.

Lawrence High School (LHS) students Kyra Glover (10th grade) and Shea Patel (ninth grade) recently tied for first place at the post level of the annual Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Voice of Democracy Audio-Essay Competition.

The theme of this year's contest is "Is Our Constitution Still Relevant?"

Each student received $250 and earned a spot at the state competition to be held in February.

Kyra and Shea are students in Ellen Chepiga's public speaking class.

Zubin Mehta January 13, 2013 at 02:41 PM
Congrats Shea! Jimmy bhai
vikram desai January 14, 2013 at 03:49 AM
Well done Shea.. We're so Proud of you!. keep it up..
Gopi Patel January 14, 2013 at 03:57 AM
Congrats Shea I so proud of you vadtal vara harikrushna maharaj tame Avi agad vadhare jayswaminarayan supprim lord swaminarayan Bhagwan make u very very happy Mama Mami. & Gopi didi jayswaminarayan
Smit Patel January 15, 2013 at 07:17 AM
Hey......congrats....moment of pride....all the best for future compititions...smit & family
Rajesh January 15, 2013 at 01:52 PM
Rajesh & Renuka Patel Congrats...Best of luck Shea.


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