Colton Parsons, left, and Haeyden Guenther, fifth grade students at the Ridge View Community School in Dexter, received awards from the Maine Secretary of State for their posters as part of the annual Maine Constitution Essay/Poster Contest.

Photo courtesy of Sue Killam

 Parson’s poster of Joshua Chamberlain took first place in the statewide grade 5 division and Guenther received honorable mention for his poster of the Battle of Machias, considered the first naval battle of the American Revolution.

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