By Amy Maginnis-Honey
The Optimist Club of Solano County is encouraging area students to contemplate the phrase “Lead by Example: Reality or Fiction” as part of the Optimist International Essay Contest for 2015-16.
Essays are due Feb. 5, 2016.
The Optimist Club will judge the local students’ essays, based on the theme. Winners will receive $100 and a club certificate. Winning essays will be sent to the district level where college scholarships of $2,500 are available for top winners.