Haywood Early College ninth and tenth grade students (pictured) participated in the National Career Development Association’s Annual Poetry and Poster Contest, Reimagining Life’s Possibilities:  Celebrating First Jobs through Encore Careers. Winners will be submitted to the state contest. Winners received gift cards provided by HCC’s Student Government Association. Winners of HCC’s National Career Development Association’s Annual Poetry and Poster Contest are:  Molly Thurman, first place; Zane Packer (not pictured), second place, and Lisa Cates, third place.