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Chattanooga Fire Safety Award Week Winners
The Chattanooga Fire Department held its annual Fire Prevention Week
awards ceremony today at the Chattanooga Public Library downtown.
Chattanooga Mayor Ron Littlefield joined Fire Chief Randy Parker and
Fire Marshal James Whitmire in handing out prizes to the winners of the
fire safety poster contest. The winning posters were the ones that best
illustrated this year’s fire safety theme, which was “Have Two Ways
Out!” The winners received gift cards from Walmart, and the overall
winner (i.e. Best of Show) will have her poster prominently displayed on
a billboard for a month. A complete list of the poster contest winners
is included below:
Individual Grade Winners:
- Kindergarten – Frances Bohner, St. Nicholas School, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 1st Grade – Logan Gray, DuPont Elementary, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 2nd Grade – Hennessy Pell, Chattanooga Charter, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 3rd Grade – Dillon Kosik, DuPont Elementary, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 4th Grade – Aislinn Bird, Lookout Valley Elementary, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 5th Grade – Elizabeth Van Deusen, St. Peter’s Episcopal School, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 6th Grade – Jasmin Galvan, Hixson Middle School, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 7th Grade – Carmen Gonzales, Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 8th Grade – Lacey Watts, Chattanooga Christian School, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 9th Grade – Katie Oakley, Boyd Buchanan, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 10th Grade – Julia Sanderson, Boyd Buchanan, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 11th Grade – Zach Jenkins, Boyd Buchanan, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 12th Grade – Kim Dieu Tran, Ooltewah High School, $50 Walmart Gift Card
- 3rd Place – Leila Lin, Hixson High School, $60 Walmart Gift Card
- 2nd Place – Lina Ye, Boyd Buchanan, $70 Walmart Gift Card
- 1st Place – Kirsten Scholl, Boyd Buchanan, $80 Walmart Gift Card
- Best of Show – Dana Ortega, Boyd Buchanan, $100 Walmart Gift Card & Poster Displayed on Billboard
the photo: Chattanooga Mayor Ron Littlefield, Fire Chief Randy Parker,
Fire Marshal James Whitmire and the Fire Prevention Bureau staff all
pose for a group photo with the students in public and private schools
who won this year’s Fire Prevention Week poster contest.Chattanooga Fire Safety Award Week Winners Monday, October 29 2012, 02:38 PM EDT
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