Boardman pupil strings together a win

BOARDMAN — Jeremy Large, 9, won a national creativity contest, but the award comes with strings — at least one.

Jeremy, a third-grader at West Boulevard Elementary School, took the honors among third-graders from across the country who submitted entries in the “My String is A ...” contest.

“I drew an astronaut floating in space with a tether attached to a space shuttle,” he said, gesturing to show how the string worked as a tether.

He chose Crayola as his medium.

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