Recently the students at Chickamauga Elementary participated in the Georgia Fire Safety Poster Contest. Local Fire Fighters and Safety Educators were on hand to judge the competition. Winners from each grade level were:
Front L to R: Whitney Blaylock, Addison Miles, Parker Ray, Joe Gilliam
Middle L to R: Alex Finch, Anniston Hudson, Cora Fehr, Macy Haney, Landon Farmer, Brock Rochester, Annabelle Buckles, Kate Chambers
Back L to R: Teresa Guffey, C.E.S. Assistant Principal; Sergeant Rodney Johnson, Firefighter Michael Theune, Lieutenant Matt Mills; Traci Reece, Captain: Fire and Life Safety Education; Lisa Bloodworth, C.E.S. Music/Art Teacher: Contest Coordinator.
The overall winner was Landon Farmer. Runner-ups were: First Place: Alex Finch, Second Place: Annabelle Buckles, Third Place: Kate Chambers. The overall winner and finalist were awarded a new smoke detector compliments of the Walker County Safe Kids Coalition and their drawings were submitted to the state level competition.