CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - Five children in the Corpus Christi Independent School District were probably on their new tablets Thursday after winning them by participating in an essay contest.
The contest was held by the American G.I. Forum's Beatrice T. Perez Robstown Women's Chapter. The name of the contest is Education is Our Freedom.
The winning essays were read aloud by local civil rights leaders. Organizers said they were impressed with the students' writing.