Locals win in state writing contest

The following Shelby County students were winners of the 2010 Alabama Penman Contest: Grades 7-9, poetry, first place, Leslie Smith, Columbiana Middle School; short story, first place, Kylie Woodman, Evangel Classical Christian School; Grades 10-12, poetry, first place, Casey Nichols, Pelham High School; short story, first place, Robin King, Chelsea High School.