Gabriella Strong

The Normal Woman’s Christian Temperance Union announced that Washington Community High School student Gabriella Strong (above) took first place honors in the essay category of the 2020 McLean and Tazewell County coloring, poster and essay contest. Gabriella and other winning participants, along with their families, were honored with a “Winners Morning Tea” celebration held on Saturday, June 13 at Jentle Acres in Bloomington. With her winning county entry, Gabriella took second at the state level and now advances to the national contest.