The Bossier City Knights of Columbus recently awarded first and second prizes to students at Glenbrook School who participated in the patriotic essay contest "What Does A Free And Strong America Mean To Me?" The competition is open to all 7th and 8th grade students in the state of Louisiana.
Jenni Nguyen, an 8th grader, won $100 from the Bossier City Monsignor Chenevert Assembly, a Fourth Degree Council, of the Knights of Columbus. Sir Knight David Bodden, former Faithful Navigator (President) and now Patriotic Essay Chairman, personally made the presentation to Jenni. Sir Knight Calvin Joiner, District Marshall of the Diocese of Shreveport Fourth Degree Knights, encompassing 16 northern civic parishes, presented Jenni with a check for $200 from the Diocese.