If I Were Mayor winners

Local sixth-graders Peyton Lindsey and Payton Messmer, winners of the annual If I Were Mayor contest take their place behind the council dais as Councilor Diane Gerson and Mayor Greg Mahler look on. Mahler presented them with certificates for winning the local contest during the council’s regular meeting on May 14. Lindsey had the winning essay, and Messmer submitted the winning poster. Their work moved on to a state competition.