Winners of the Crawford County Conservation District annual poster contest are (front row) Karla Mezquita, first place; Jorge Sandoval, second place; and Haleigh Knights, third place. All three students are from King Elementary in Van Buren. Back row includes (from left) Sherrie Lech of the Crawford County Conservation District; Renee Risley, King Elementary principal, and Mary M. Wilmot, King Elementary art teacher. The contest is open to all fifth graders and is held annually to spark an interest in soil conservation and to celebrate the National Association Conservation Districts Stewardship Week. This year’s theme was “Dig Deeper; Mysteries in the Soil.” King Elementary is the recipient of two Arkansas Green School Challenge awards.