A poster by a Pioneer Middle School student was selected as ‚Äútops‚Äù in the District 19C Lions‚Äô Club 2008 Peace Poster Contest.
Thirteen-year-old Kristell Pearson‚Äôs poster, showing clasping hands reaching across the Globe, surrounded by doves, earned the judges‚Äô vote for top place in the regional poster contest this past November.
More than 600 students, from 15 area Lions‚Äô clubs, submitted entries for this year‚Äôs competition. The contest was held Nov. 22 at Tacoma Community College.
Kristell‚Äôs aspirations are to attend art school and become a professional artist, according to PIO art teacher Zelma Kallay.