Thursday, January 19, 2006
Royal Palm Elementary Student Wins Essay Contest
Ashley Campbell, a 5th Grader at Royal Palm Elementary School, won this year's Essay Contest, at the Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at Plantation United Methodist Church. The event is presented by the Plantation Interfaith/Multicultural Committee, which is chaired by Lauderhill's own Dr. Ruby Lobban. The Theme of the event was "Celebrating The Dream."
Other finalist were: Philip Schwab, 3rd Grade, Plantation Park Elementary School; and Eric Voeltz, 4th Grade, Temple Kol Ami Emanu-El. Participating in the program are 8 churches and synagogues in the area. Father George Clements was the Keynote Speaker.