Winners of Poetry Recitation competition announced

LENOIR, NC (April 16, 2018)…On Saturday, April 7, 2018, fifteen students competed in the 13th Annual Middle School Poetry Recitation Competition at the J.E. Broyhill Civic Center. The following students received cash awards:

1 – Mehreen Ahmed, William Lenoir Middle School

2 – Kallie Miller, Kings Creek School

3 – Erik Williams, Granite Falls Middle School

4 – Landon Elliott, Heritage Christian School

5 – Amanda Lin, William Lenoir Middle School

6 – Luke Roberts, Gamewell Middle School

Merit – Mazie Wakefield, William Lenoir Middle School

Merit – Kalia Pitts, Collettsville School

Merit – Taszmin Gupta, Collettsville School

The Caldwell Arts Council is located at 601 College Avenue SW in downtown Lenoir. Phone 828-754-2486. Website

In photo from right-to-left: Mehreen Ahmed, Kallie Miller, Erik Williams, Landon Elliott, Amanda Lin and Luke Roberts.