Ennis Junior High School conducted a Patriot's Pen essay contest sponsored by the Ennis VFW, with Addison Boston finishing in first place, followed by Clayton Houston and Blaire Graham. The contest is promoted at the national VFW level and encourages students in grades 6-8 to write about a patriotic theme. Pictured from left are Graham, Principal Kristin Cantrell, VFW Ladies Auxiliary representative Pat Sutton, Boston, and Houston.