Caitlin Swallow, of Brookfield, (above center) won first place for her entry in the VFW Western Springs Memorial Post 10778 Art Contest. Students were asked to create a recruitment poster that would help local veterans join the post. Swallow is a sophomore at Lyons Township High School. Appearing in the photo with her (from left) are Post Commander Mike Winner, contest sponsor Dr. Paul Thomas, adjunct member Bruce Harken and LTHS Principal Brian Waterman.