A Provo High School student won the Freedom Festival's speech contest Tuesday night in competition at the Provo City Council chambers.
Katie Warner, who will be a senior this year, won $500 and a weeklong trip to eastern U.S. historical sites.The theme of this year's contest was "Who More Than Selves Their Country Loved."
Second place was awarded to Emily Bankhead, who recently graduated from Timpview High School. She received $500.
Stanford Swim, who will be a senior at Mountain View High School, took third place. He was awarded $300.
The final competition for freshmen and sophomores will be June 25.