2017 HERO strong contest winners
HERO contest winners were recognized during a Monday evening ceremony by New Kent’s school board. This year’s New Kent Strong theme “Being Kind is Being Strong” resulted in several winners in a number of artistic and technological categories. Above, winners in the 2D art poster contest from George Watkins Elementary School are Bryden Goodman (1st), Jason Brooks (2nd), Lorelai Mooradian (3rd), and Lilliana Wood (4th). Commercial/PSA winners are Ashlyn Bristow (1st), Leah Rounds (2nd), the team of Aden Alexander, Alyssa Jones, Serenity Pena, Alex King, Derek Fallon, Jediah Miller, and Ayana Watkins (3rd), and Victoria Ranschaert (4th). Also recognized is New Kent Elementary School 2D art poster contest winner Kaylyn Fitzpatrick.Andre' Jones photos
New Kent Middle School commercial/PSA winners are Tabitha Gill (1st), Skye Lumpkin (2nd), the team of Justin Pullen and Eathan King (3rd), and JaKeira Thomas (4th).
New Kent High School flag creation winners are the team of Kierstan Dearbone, Mattie Thornton, Jocelin Corrales, and Coleman Greene (1st), the team of Maggie Jarvis, C.J. Reeders, Tanner Rose, David Ramon, and Maddie Shiflett (2nd), the team of Jenna Matthias, Buddy Whitecotton, Sierra Heath, and Amber Thomas (3rd), and the team of Taylor Rosner and Carlie Carter (4th). Commercial/PSA winners are Jay Bellamy (1st), the tea of Michael Sorensen and Greyson Webb (2nd), and Chris Mozingo (3rd).