Student Authors Celebrated

Winning authors in the Lee County Writing Contest read their poems and stories in the Keokuk High School library April 3.  The Lee County chapter of the Iowa Reading Association hosted the event.  The following local winners also placed at the state level:
  • Kinder – Lily Shuelka, second place, poetry
  • 1st grade- Gracie Thompson, third place, short story
  • 7th grade- Alexis Griffin, third place, story
  • 9th grade- McKenzie Job, second place, story
  • 9th grade- Katie Searl, third place, poetry
  • 10th grade- Madeline Berner, third place, poetry
  • 12th grade- Anna Zetterlund, first place, poetry