Local area artists from Ms. Betty Bowen’s Cushing Junior High art classes are participating in the LIONS CLUB INTERNATIONAL “PEACE POSTER” CONTEST.
According to Cushing Lion Kevin Clouse, the contest is open to young artist students 11, 12 and 13 years of age who carry the contest theme of “THE POWER OF PEACE” to their canvases.
Winners are judged by Cushing Lions Club members and will be announced in the coming weeks.  Over 30 entries have been received.  First, second and third place winning artists will receive prize money and trophies for their talented efforts and the posters will be on display locally. The top entry will further compete in the LIONS CLUB INTERNATIONAL competition.