(Posted Feb. 24, 2020)
Representatives of American Legion Post 201 of West Jefferson congratulate winners of the Americanism and Government Test from West Jefferson High School: (from left) Post Finance Officer Jim Saunders, sophomores Grace Kitchen and Aiden Clerico, juniors Isabel Swindall and Nash Parsons, senior Calista Wallace, and Post Commander Kent Stryker. Not pictured: senior Benjamin Osborne.
The Ohio American Legion and Ohio American Legion Auxiliary co-sponsor the test program, which is open to sophomores, junior and seniors. Participants write a 300-word essay and take a 50-question test that covers everything from the U.S. flag to village government.