UNDATED (WHTC) -- Writing an essay about the way things are done in Ottawa County could pay off. The “Ottawa County Way” Essay Challenge is open to all current and former residents of Ottawa County and is even open to County employees. One subject suggestion is the interaction of local culture and local government but the goal is stories about living in Ottawa County. Essays must be 1500 words or less, typed and double-spaced, with the author’s name, address, phone number and email address in the upper right-hand corner of the first page. Entries must be postmarked or emailed by April 30th, with first place receiving $100. Visit http://miottawa.org for more information.
Story by: Diane E Coston