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Winners Announced for 'PBS KIDS Writers' & 'WSKG Youth Writers' Contests

Thank you to the 203 students that shared their stories & illustrations with WSKG this year!  Our judging committee reviewed the entries and have selected the following winning stories.  Be sure to visit this webpage often as the stories will be uploaded for viewers to read!All children who entered the contests will receive their original story back through the mail.

Kindergarten 1st Place | Grayden Everson | Spoon and Knife Adventure2nd Place | Frances Miller | The Adventure Girl3rd Place | Brooke Casey | Flutter and the Bumble BeeHonorable Mention | Azreal Brown | The Two BunniesFirst Grade 1st Place | Heyan Chung | Robot Jobs2nd Place | Hudson Scaglione | My Friend the Big Whale3rd Place | Seema Patel | Trouble in Candy LandHonorable Mention | Lydia Thompson | Our Cute and Funny Guinea Pigs!Second Grade 1st Place | Caylee Himan | Gem Girl Likes Her Hot Dogs with Ketchup2nd Place | Kasey Brower | When My Nanna Got a New Dog3rd Place | Sidra El Ghissassi | The Girl Who Wanted to Go AwayHonorable Mention | Isabelle Burroughs | Clowny’s Trouble at the Shark’s Sea CaveThird Grade 1st Place | Inaaya Sethi | The Team Animal Ninja Competition2nd Place | Anne Rogers | The New Crayon3rd Place | Rylan Everson | Surviving in a Magical Forest 

Fourth Grade 1st Place | Keyahn Sethi | The Adventures of Clean Guy and Trash2nd Place | Kailey Lebrecque | Start to Flower3rd Place | Laura Klotzin | The New StudentHonorable Mention | Ian Chung | The Fate of the UniverseFifth Grade 1st Place | Juliana Grantz | The Island on Blue Mountain Lake2nd Place | Ryan Forbidussi | The Plunge3rd Place | Alexis VanTassel | UmbrellaSixth Grade 1st Place | Logan Everson | Faerie Realm2nd Place | Katiana Dallard | Excerpt From “Lost in the Woods” Or Am I?3rd Place | Ritaj ElGhissassi | The iGenerationHonorable Mention | Jenny Kwon | Piano Baby

Special thanks to the Four County Library System, George F. Johnson Public Library, MaryAnn Karre, Doug Laura, Lonna Pierce, Sarah Reid, Sara-Jo Sites, Sandy Stiles.  Thank you to our 2016 project sponsors: