The write stuff | TheUnion.com
YOUR AD HERE »

The write stuff

Northern Mines Business and Professional Women honored six senior high school students recently whose essays were selected as the best in the “Real Women” creative writing competition.

The essay competition is part of the club’s 14th annual observance of National Women’s History Month. Students were asked to write about a local woman, still living, who made a difference in the community. The purpose of the competition was to encourage students to look at women they know and the many ways women contribute to our community. The competition was co-sponsored by The Union newspaper and the Grass Valley Elks.

The awards were announced at a banquet on March 14. The winners read their essays, standing alongside the woman they honored.


Support Local Journalism


Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grass Valley and Nevada County make The Union’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User