Paris High Seniors Take Top Honors in Air Force Essay Contest
Paris High School seniors Cheyenne Plummer (left) and Shikha Prakash placed second and third, respectively, in the Air Force Association Earle North Parker essay contest for the North Texas region.
The North Texas Region honored both at a dinner and recognition ceremony at Texas A&M University—Commerce and received $750 and $500 cash scholarships. They each received a United States flag, flown over the U.S. Capital, in their honor.
Plummer is the daughter of Mark Plummer and Jeanine Plummer. Prakash is the daughter of Swati and Chris Prakash, M.D. Both students are in Sandra Strom’s AP English IV class.
The Earl North Parker Essay program is a statewide contest sponsored by the Air Force Association of Texas. The essay topic for 2015-2016 was: Cyber Warfare – How to deal with it?
Their essays advance to the state AFA contest.