The Van Wert County Courthouse

Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022

DAR contest winner

DAR Essay Award 5-2016

Isaac Van Wart Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, named its Good Citizen Essay Contest winner: Estie Sinn (above) of Wayne Trace High School. Sinn was presented the “Madonna of the Trail” traveling trophy with her name engraved on its base. The trophy will be displayed at Wayne Trace during the coming year. Sinn was chosen as an outstanding representative for her qualities of dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism. Six area schools participated in the contest, with each selecting a senior who displayed an interest in, and knowledge of, American history, as well as achievement in her high school. Contestants received a Good Citizen certificate, pin, and wallet card. Sinn also received a $50 check from the chapter. Other representatives were Hannah Brown of Crestview, Ashton Bowersock of Lincolnview, Samantha Wehe of Parkway, Allison Harpel of Paulding, and Katherine Trittschuh of Van Wert. Shown with Sinn are DAR representative Gloria Fast (left) and Wayne Trace guidance counselor Sarah Franz. (DAR photo)

POSTED: 05/11/16 at 8:08 am. FILED UNDER: Lifestyles