PITTSTON — The Earl F. Detweiler American Veterans Post No. 189, Greater Pittston, recently announced the 2015 AmVets National Americanism Coloring and Essay Contest winners within the Pittston Area School District.
The following students won first place: Ryan Kowalczyk, kindergarten; Patrick Ruane, first grade; Ella Mae Luvender, second grade; Dean Horensky, third grade; James Spindler, fourth grade; Nicholas Sherinsky, sixth grade; Tyler Cebula, seventh grade; Sarah Robinson, ninth grade; Margaret Kraser, 10th grade; Ashley Scarantino, 11th grade; and Micheal Gutkowski, 12th grade.
The students will be recognized at the AMVETS Annual Family Picnic, which is from 1 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 1 at the post home.
Information provided by Greater Pittston AMVETS.