Three Montgomery students among winners of bookmark contest

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The Alabama Department of Archives and History announces winners in the Mark Your Place inHistory Archives Week Bookmark Contest.

Over 1,000 students from fourth-grade classrooms across Alabama drew a picture featuring a historical event from Alabama's past to participate in the contest.

Winners include:

  • Dalton Green, Bear Exploration Center, Montgomery, Alabama

  • Jordan Higginbotham, Hazel Green Elementary, Hazel Green, Alabama

  • Austin Kelsey, Forest Avenue Elementary, Montgomery, Alabama

  • Mary Allison Peace, Brewton Elementary, Brewton, Alabama

  • Taylor Stallworth, Bear Exploration Center, Montgomery, Alabama

  • Savannah Zimmerman, Oxford Elementary, Oxford, Alabama

Each of the winners' drawings will be turned into bookmarks that will be given to visitors of the Archives during the 2009 Year of Alabama History.