Matts named VFW essay contest winner

Staff Writer

Punxsy eighth-grader Alexia Matts was recently recognized for her first-place entry in the VFW's Patritot's Pen Essay Writing Contest. Pictured (from left) are Lisa Matts, Alexia’s mother; Raymond Depp, local VFW organizer For Patriot’s Pen; Alexia; Eleanor Depp, local VFW organizer for Patriot’s Pen; and Jeff Long, PAHS principal. (Photo courtesy of Tessa Zimmer, PAHS Shadow photographer)