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Demmith Wins Patriot Pen Essay Contest
Issue Date: December 30, 2021
Dylan Demmith, an 8th grade student at Marinette Middle School, won the top spot in this year's Patriot Pen essay contest sponsored locally by Crivitz VFW Post 2063. Dylan's essay on this year's theme, "How Can I Be a Good American?", beat out 131 other contestants from Crivitz and Marinette to take home the prize. For his efforts, he was awarded a certificate, a medal, and check for $300 by post commander Mary Paitrick. Dylan's essay was forwarded to the VFW 8th District where it will compete for additional prizes with essays from other posts. Dylan is the son of Brian and Jennifer Demmith. His teacher is Christopher White.