UNION, NJ – A Jefferson School student was awarded first place in the Union County American Legion’s annual coloring contest.

Taylor Demas won first place among Jefferson School students in the annual contest, moving her to the County level, where she was also awarded first place.  Alina Vannoni took second place at Jefferson School and Rebecca Gonzalez took third place.

The theme for this year’s contest was the “American Legion - Honoring 100 Years of Service”.