report submitted by Col. James Wood II Past President Todd Golding
The Colonel James Wood II Chapter is pleased to announce that Ms. Kendall Nicholson is the winner of the chapter poster contest. Kendall is the daughter of Andrew & Sharon Nicholson of Berryville VA and is a student at D. G. Cooley Elementary School. Her topic was Margaret Catherine "Kate" Moore Barry, a heroine of the American Revolution best known for her bravery in warning that the British were coming prior to the Battle of Cowpens.
The chapter's annual poster contest has been organized by Chapter First Vice President E. Ralph Pierce since its inception. The chapter received over 120 posters in 2017.