OCHS Students Place First/Second in RTL Essay Contest

Christopher Spurlock Natl Merit semiFinalist 2013Kelsey SettlesTwo students from OCHS placed first and second in the recent Right to Life Essay Contest!

Kelsey Settles placed first in the Junior/Senior age group and will go to the Banquet in Louisville.  She wrote a really moving essay about her sister Melissa. Her parents were told to abort her because her mom’s health was at stake, but they refused. Melissa was born via C-section and has cerebral palsy.

Christopher Spurlock placed second in the Junior/Senior age group.  He took a more scientific approach to abortion.

Both essays will be published on the KY Right to Life website after the banquet.

Congratulations Kelsey and Christopher!