Essay contest winner
Coronado High senior Tyler Dale won the recent Academy Optimist Club of Colorado Springs' essay contest, based on a theme of “How Can I Help My Friends Realize Their Value.”
Dale earned a $100 check. In addition, the essay will be sent to the district level to be judged along with winners from other Optimist Clubs in the Colorado-Wyoming District. College scholarships are available for top winners at the district level.
Optimist International is one of the world's largest service club organizations.
From a press release