Students at Pioneer Ridge Middle School received awards at the annual Community Association for the Arts last month.

Students at Pioneer Ridge Middle School received awards at the annual Community Association for the Arts last month.

The contest allows adult and youth writers to submit entries in the following categories – poetry, fiction, nonfiction and personal experiences. The winning entries are published in a spiral bound book entitled “Creative Expressions 2010.” Winning students were presented a copy of the book and a monetary award.

The following students received individual awards.

Poetry – Kaycee Daentl, first place; Sydney Sexton and Colton Link, honorable mention.

Fiction – Ashley Raveill, third place and Renee Kavanaugh, honorable mention.

Personal experiences – Matt Rosebrough, second place.