September 14, 1998
Bothell student wins first place
Vanessa Hemovich of Bothell won first place honors in the fourth annual Appaloosa Youth Essay Contest. Vanessa competed in the 14-18 age division and withstood some fierce competition with her essay titled, "Why I love My Appaloosa." Vanessa will receive a $500 savings bond, and her essay will be published, along with her picture, in an upcoming issue of the Appaloosa Journal.