Valley View High School’s Voice of Democracy essay contest winners were, from left: Emily Yontas, representing Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 5937 in Dickson City; Vinny Betti, Post No. 5544 in Jessup; Conner Judge, Post No. 7251 in Throop; James McKane, Post No. 7963 in Eynon; and Kathleen Myers, a Valley View High School English teacher.