How about those kids! A big congratulations to all the winners of this year's Texas General Land Office Adopt-A-Beach Treasures of the Texas Coast Children's Art Contest, especially the 4 Victoria students from Our Lady of Victory who were selected as finalists.

Addison Hunt and Ella Shannon are both 8 years old in the 2nd grade, and Mia Mabray and Kaylen Smith are both 11 years old and in the 5th grade. The grand prize winner, selected from the 40 overall winners, was Debbie Bong, a 6th grader from Ridgeview Middle School in Round Rock. Debbie's teacher, Kara Russell, will also receive a prize package as well. Download hi-res images of all the winning artwork at http://bit.ly/2owGvme.

According to the Texas General Land Office, thousands of children across the state participated in the 21st anniversary Treasures of the Texas Coast Children's Art Contest.

Debbie's artwork, along with 39 runners-up, will appear on the cover of the 2018 Adopt-A-Beach calendar, which will be distributed statewide. The artwork of all winners will be on public display in the South-Central Gallery of the Texas Capitol May 23rd - 31st for all visitors to view and appreciate.  Check out this great artwork below.

Texas General Land Office
Texas General Land Office
Texas General Land Office
Texas General Land Office