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Student contest winners advance to compete at CAS Gala

Wesson Attendance Center: Winners from Wesson Attendance Center are: K5 Division – 1st Jaycee Heard; Grades 1 – 4 – 1st Breelynn Cloy, 2nd Cami Miller, 3rd Madison Meredith; Grades 5 – 8 – 1st Amber Westbrook

COPIAH ACADEMY: Winners from Copiah Academy are Kinsley Clack, Grace Kitchens, and Claire Davis.

COPIAH CHRISTIAN LEARNING CENTER: Copiah Christian Learning Center winners are: Nicole Walker, Summer Tillery, and Chance Mohawk.

A big thank you goes out to all participants in this year’s Student Art Contest hosted by Copiah Animal Shelter. Local schools selected their winners at the school level. Winners received a ribbon, a free Copiah Animal Shelter Gala Ticket, and two ½-price tickets for their adult guests. These winners will go on to compete at the county level for cash prizes of $10 for third prize, $20 for second prize and $30 for first prize. One overall grand prize winner will win $50. Congratulations winners!

Make plans to attend the 4th Annual Copiah Animal Shelter Gala to find out if you are county-wide winner! Copiah Animal Shelter Gala is Saturday, Nov. 1, 6:30 – 9 p.m. at the Multi Purpose Building, Gallman Fairgrounds. This year’s Art Theme: “Add a Paw Print to Your Family Tree”.

Finalists in Copiah Animal Shelter Art Contest:

K-4/K-5 Division: 1st Place Jaycee Heard – Wesson Attendance Center
1st-4th grade Division: Wesson Attendance Center – 1st place Breelynn Cloy, 2nd place Cami Miller, 3rd place Madison Meredith; Copiah Christian Learning Center – 1st place Nicole Walker, 2nd place Summer Tillery, 3rd place Chance Mohawk; Copiah Academy – 1st place Claire Davis, 2nd place Kinsley Clack, 3rd place Grace Kitchens.

5th-8th grade Division: Wesson Attendance Center – 1st place Amber Westbrook; Copiah Academy – 1st place Caitlin Kirton, 2nd place Mary Katherine Stratton, 3rd place Mary Beth Coates
For more information see the GALA page of the CAS Website: or phone Laurie Williams, CAS Art Contest Event Coordinator, at 601-248-5531. 

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