American Legion District 12 honored the winners of the 2016 Oratorical Contest, which was moderated by Commander Jim Baloga, Dallas Post 672. Issa Dahdal was the first-place winner, and Joseph Ciacccia was the second-place winner. Dahdal received a check for $100 and a certificate. Ciaccia received a check for $50 and a certificate. At the presentation, from left, are: Clarence J. Michael, oratorical spokesman; Dahdal, Ciaccia, and Commander Al Rowles, District 12.