Marian Catholic student wins artwork contest
Sister Bernard Agnes, IHM, principal, at Marian Catholic High School, announced that Annette Ritzko, a freshman, was chosen as a winner in the Holy Childhood Association, Annual Christmas Artwork Contest 2011-2012.
She is the daughter of Nicholas and Marian Ritzko, Lansford.
At Marian, Annette is secretary/treasurer of the freshman class, member of the Future Business Leaders of America and Mock Trial team.
Ritzko's artwork, along with 22 others, will appear as Christmas e-greetings on Holy Childhood Association's website for kids www.hcakids.org.
It will also be displayed at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. during Advent and Christmas 2012.
One grand prize winner will be selected and his or her artwork will be reproduced as the official Christmas card of the Pontifical Mission Societies in the United States.
All winners received a commemorative plaque.