Halliday student Caleb Akin was awarded 2nd place in a statewide essay writing contest that was sponsored by the North Dakota Department of Agriculture.
Posted April 18, 2014
The contest was limited to the 8th grade and received 65 entrees from around the state. The theme for the essays was “North Dakota Agriculture: Growing for You and Me.” Akin, his family, and Halliday Assistant Principal Avolt Baumbach attended an awards ceremony March 25 at the North Dakota State Capital building in Bismarck. Agriculture Commissioner, Doug Goerhing, presented Akin with an award certificate and a $75 dollar gift card.