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DAR announces essay contest winner

Essay winner Gianna Gerard is shown with Evie Brush, of the DAR,  teacher Jennifer Reynolds and Chapter Regent Bessie Bright. Essay winner Gianna Gerard is shown with Evie Brush, of the DAR, teacher Jennifer Reynolds and Chapter Regent Bessie Bright.

The DAR announced the winner of its essay contest on the topic, "Forgotten Patriots who Supported the American Struggle for Independence."

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Gianna Gerard, a student at Heritage Hall International School, won on the local level and was also the District I winner for the North Carolina State Society of DAR. A total of six students participated from the same school and were also recognized at the February meeting of the DAR, the Daughters of the American Revolution.