Students are learning more about their own families with the help of the East Texas Genealogical Society.
The East Texas Genealogical Society presented awards to students who competed in the essay and multimedia contests at the annual Family History Fair on Saturday.
First place - Joshua Johnston
Second place - Jared Bailey
Third place - Lindsey Bailey
First place - Cullen Malone
Second place - Sam Johnston
Joshua and Sam Johnston are the sons of Dr. and Mrs. Douglas Johnston. Joshua is an 11th-grade homeschool student while Sam is an eighth-grader at Moore Middle School.
Lindsey and Jared Bailey are the children of Larry and Michele Bailey. Both students are 11th-graders at Athens High School.
Cullen Malone is son of Mike and Tracy Malone. He is a ninth-grade homeschool student taking two dual enrollment classes through Tyler Junior College.
- Cory McCoy