Jasper (Local Sources) -The Greater Downtown Merchants Association says it is proud to display artwork from Greater Jasper Consolidated Schools, grades 1-7 from Holy Trinity, Fifth Street, Tenth Street, Ireland Elementary, and Jasper Middle School.
This is the 34th year downtown merchants have sponsored a youth art contest,
Hundreds of pictures will be on display from Friday, April 21 – Sunday, April 23rd. Grade locations and winners will be posted at each location.
35 winners receive ribbons, and first place winners, grades 1-7 receive a $25 gift card donated by Springs Valley Bank and Trust, German American Bank, Old National Bank and Greater Downtown Jasper Business Association.
The Greater Downtown Jasper Merchants Association says contest judges were Laura Pommier and Kit Miracle.
The following winners are listed as first through fifth place:
Grade One: Alexa Klee, Ireland; Jeremiah Hercules Morales, Fifth Street; Jude Kuczynski, Holy Trinity; Molly Knies, Holy Trinity; Faye Gillespie, Ireland.
Grade Two: Cooper Hoffman, Ireland; Maleah Vonderheide, Fifth Street; John Fallon, Holy Trinity; Cameron Adams, Fifth Street; Martin Cooper, Holy Trinity.
Grade Three: Eldrien Bon, Tenth Street; Katherine Veleeparambil, Holy Trinity; Lucas Jerger, Ireland; Camryn Nehmer, Ireland; Kyra Phillips, Tenth Street.
Grade Four: Helen Pardo, Tenth Street; Aidan Schue, Holy Trinity; Connor Fair, Ireland; Emalee Cockerham, Tenth Street; Isabella Harmon, Holy Trinity.
Grade Five: Emma Pryor, Ireland; Isela Rosalaes Rivas, Tenth Street; Xavier Paeth, Tenth Street; Andrew Noblitt, Holy Trinity; Lydie Sermersheim, Ireland.
Grade Six: Riley Fischer, Carter Mundy, Braelyn Wehr, Libby Mehringer, Jake Weinzapfel; all Holy Trinity.
Grade Seven: Isaiah Moss, Jasper Middle School; Kamryn Gawker, Jasper Middle School; Tyson Mehringer; Holy Trinity; Cara Adams, Jasper Middle School; Michael Buechler, Holy Trinity.