Fairbury Lodge #1203 of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks recently honored students from Tri County Elementary School for their participation in the Elks annual Say No to Drugs and Alcohol" poster contest.
Fifth grade winner receiving a neck medallion and $50 savings bond donated by First Tri-County bank of Plymouth was Peter Spilker, son of Kyle and Betsy Spilker. Finalists were Lali Stevens, daughter of Tiona Stevens; Ethan Paxton, son of Bryan and Stacey Paxton; Shae Wattjes, daughter of Jamie Wattjes, and Brieanna Seefus, daughter of Brenda Bush.
Fourth grade winner receiving a neck medallion and $50 savings bond was Benton Gustafson son of "Gus" a Michelle Gustafson. Finalists were Ivy Parker, daughter of Todd and Jennifer Parker; Tiffany Pearson, daughter of Mark and Jeannette Pearson and Madison Freese, daughter of Aaron and Ann Freese.