Three local senior students participated in the Area 6 4-way speech contest Sunday for the chance to win scholarship money.
Eric Massey, a student at Freer High School, gave his speech on cyber bullying along with the effects that it has on individuals, especially teenagers and young adults, across the nation. 
  • Massey took first place and a $275 scholarship. He will represent Area 6 Rotary Clubs at the Rotary District 5930 Conference in Rancho Viejo in May. At the conference, Massey and other contestants will compete for more scholarship money.
  • Second place was Madison Pope, a senior at Three Rivers High School. She received a $175 scholarship.
  • Third place was Megan Rios, a senior at Alice High School. She received a scholarship of $150.
Photo: (L-R) Dee Dee C. Arismendez, Area 6 Assistant Governor, Eric Massey, Madison Pope and Megan Rios