America's Birthday Has Special Meaning to Essay Winner

A Baker Middle School student is the 2016 Big Bang essay winner. Yuna Jung was honored recently at a City Council meeting where she read a small portion of her article entitled, "America's Independence." The 12-year-old's fondest memory of the July fourth holiday is it's the day she was adopted. The competition was sponsored by the local chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution who awarded Yung with a Kindle Fire 8.