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Jackson's Lucy Martinez wins Poetry Out Loud competition

Worland student runner up in statewide contest


March 12, 2016

Lucy Martinez of Summit High School in Jackson is the winner of this year’s Poetry Out Loud competition administered by the Wyoming Arts Council.

This year’s runner up is Taelor Nielsen from Worland High School. Third place was awarded to Lauren Haiar of Sundance Secondary School.

As state champion, Martinez will receive $200 and an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington, D.C., to compete at the National Finals, May 2-4. Summit High School will receive a $500 stipend for the purchase of poetry books. Nielsen will receive $100; and Worland High School will receive $200 for the purchase of...

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