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Buffalo students win essay contest

Mar. 02, 2013 @ 09:50 PM

KENOVA -- Two Buffalo Middle School students in Wayne County recently were named winners of the Daughters of American Revolution essay contest.

Vanessa Coffman won the sixth-grad prize, while Austin McCloud was the eighth-grade champion. Both read their essays at a reception on Feb. 16.

The topic this year was "Forgotten Patriots Who Supported the American Struggle for Independence."