Daily News PA, WA 5/13/1977 Deb essay
The in Student essays will go to region contest Six area high school students in Educational Service District 114 which includes the north Olympic Peninsula, have been named regional winners in a state high school essay contest. More than 295 students prepared essays for consideration. The students are Joe Clark, a junior at Port Angeles High School; Bill McVaugh, a senior at Faith Baptist Christian School; Robert Kyle Porter, a senior at Port Townsend High School; Joe Krutenat, a junior at Chimacum High School; Debbie Eldred, a junior at Forks High School; and Thomas T. Perry, a student at Neah Bay school. The essay theme was "My Investment in America: 1977." Their efforts have won each a $50 U.S. Savings Bond. The essays have gone on to regional competition where one will be selected to represent the region for the grand prize. Regional winners will receive an additional $150 U.S. Savings Bond. The contest is sponsored by General Telephone Co. of the Northwest.