Cherokee County Water and Sewerage Authority (CCWSA) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 CCWSA photography contest. Shelby Rice, 5th grade student from Bascomb Elementary School, is the winner in the K – 6th grade category. Karla Guillen, 12th grade student from Cherokee High School, is the winner in the 7th through 12th grade category. The winning photographs beautifully depict plants and animals that use the Etowah River Watershed water supply for survival . Both students received a framed copy of their winning photograph and a check for fifty dollars. The photographs are displayed at the CCWSA main office, Environmental Affairs office, Rose Creek Water Reclamation Facility (WRF), Fitzgerald Creek WRF, Etowah River Water Treatment Facility, and H. Q. Lathem Reservoir. Thank you to all the students who participated in the photography contest!
Winning photographs that are displayed – Karla 12th and Shelby 5th