October 20, 2013
The Bryan conservation District held its district essay contest this month. Cassie Bisson, eighth-grade Student at Durant Middle School took first place in the Division III contest. Twenty-eight students in Mrs. Hogan’s eighth grade class submitted essays for this year’s contest.
The winning essay will go on to the Oklahoma Association of Conservation Districts (OACD) Area V Essay Contest that will be held in Wilburton on November 14, 2013.
The first place winner in each of the three Divisions of the five OACD area contest will go on to compete in the OACD State contest in Oklahoma City during the month of March 2014.