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Runnels Fourth Grader Wins Recognition in Ochsner Holiday Art Contest


Runnels fourth grader Lauren Wheeler was named a school winner in the 2019 Ochsner Holiday Card Contest. She was awarded a cookie cake to share with her class or family and an art kit to help encourage her interest in art. 
Lauren was one of four school winners representing the participating schools, which included Zachary Elementary, Grey's Creek Elementary in Denham Springs, St. George Elementary, and Runnels. According to Ochsner Community Outreach Project Manager Heidi Howat Wendt, more than 400 entries were submitted to the annual contest this year.