Essay Contest Winners
1st Place - Hannah Sheehan: $500.00
2nd Place - Lauren Rowe: $300.00
3rd Place - Brittany Moores: $200.00
Each year Grand Falls Drug Store has partnered with Exploits Valley High to sponsor an essay contest to discuss the negative aspects of drugs and how teenagers cope with the challenges that surround this issue today.
With the ever deepening issue of opioid and substance abuse in our province and country, this essay draws a lot of attention from many students. Their entries and submissions explain how they see themselves coping with this gut-wrenching problem that has seemed to grow to epidemic proportions.