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Two Tri-County students — one from Levy County and one from Dixie County — won awards for their age divisions in the “Dig It — The Secrets of Soil” poster contest sponsored statewide by the Association of Conservation Districts.
The statewide judging was held in Jacksonville earlier this month.
Shelbi McCall of Dixie County, who had already won first place in local and district poster competition, placed thired in the fourth to sixth grade division.
Pamela Alejors, who won first place at the local and district levels, placed second in the state for her age division, second and third grade.
Youth from throughout Levy, Dixie and Gilchrist County participated in the poster contest. The competition will be repeated during the coming school year and is open to any school age student, who attends public, private or home school.
For more information on this program and others offered to students of Levy, Dixie and Gilchrist County, contact the local Soil and Water Conservation District offices: Levy, (352) 486-2672 ext. 3; Gilchrist, (352) 486-2672; and Dixie, (352) 542-7135.