Thursday, April 29, 2010
By KAITLYN YEAGER
LITCHFIELD - Two Litchfield County high school students have been named county winners in the 2010 Connecticut Young Writers Competition.
Carter Brown, a student at Litchfield High School, was selected as the Litchfield County Poetry Champion for his poem "ICARI."
Claire Burch, a student at New Milford High School, was chosen as the Litchfield County Prose Champion for her piece "The Neighborhood."
Both students were declared the county winners at an awards dinner on Tuesday evening at Western Connecticut State University.
Other finalists recognized at Tuesday's banquet were: