black historyDelta Sigma Theta Sorority hosted their Black History Essay Awards Program & Reception at the George Stevens Center. Their essay contest encouraged students to write an essay about an African-American and their significant impact on American history. Over 300 countywide students submitted their essays. 1st-3rd place finishers in elementary, middle, and high were honored with certificates and money. The award wnners read their winning essays to the audience of family members, Delta Sigma Theta members, community leaders, teachers, etc. Our 1st place winner, Onessa Ganan, wrote and read her winning essay on Pastor Miles McPherson. Also, Ericson Elementary swept 1st-3rd place winners for the elementary schools.