Lindsay Reynolds placed 2nd in the statewide Voice of Democracy contest. The contest is sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars and has been conducted since 1947. Designed to promote patriotism among high school students grades 9 to 12, the programs provides $2.3 million dollars in scholarship funding to winners. The subject of this year’s audio essay competition is “America: Whereor Do We Go From Here?” Reynolds was presented with the award at the VFW’s Annual Mid-Winter Conference. Pictured presenting the award are Wanda Hurless-Harley, auxiliary; Cindy Dolly, auxiliary; Reynolds; Todd Kingsberry, National Committee member; and Jeff Elkins, State VFW commander.