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Arkansas Achievers

May 16, 2021 at 4:45 a.m.

• Conway Corp has named the winners of its Energy Smart Contest. Students in grades prekindergarten to fourth were asked to create posters, while students in fifth- through 12th-grades could choose to either submit typed essays or create digital videos on this year's contest theme "My Life, Powered By Conway Corp." Arushi Huq, a second-grader at Ellen Smith Elementary, won first place in the poster contest. In the fifth- through seventh-grade essay category, Payton Brannon, a fifth-grader at Courtway Middle School, won first place for her essay "My Life, Powered By Conway Corp." Luke Caldwell, a junior at Conway High School, won the eighth- through 12th-grade grade essay contest with his essay "Conway Corp: Making Conway a Community." The digital video contest was won by Colby Thompson, a Conway High School junior.

Arkansas Achievers is an opportunity to give recognition to Arkansans for their achievements.

Civilian and military achievements are accepted.

Please follow these guidelines:


1) Must be an Arkansan or have graduated from a school in Arkansas.

2) Received an award, scholarship, medal or promotion.

Pageants, deans' lists, graduations or military enlistments are not accepted.

No photographs please.

To submit an Achiever email us at with the words "Arkansas Achievers" in the subject line.


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