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May 9, 2003

Albany- Ninth grader Eric Jackson is the winner of the Congressional Art Competition for Georgia's Second Congressional District.

Representative Sanford Bishop announced the winners via satellite. Jackson's still life depiction of a fish market will hang in the US Capitol for a year.

Jackson's painting placed first from a collection of over one-hundred pieces of art. Students from 18 high schools in the Second Congressional District competed in the event.

Posted at 6:20 PM by elaine.armstrong@walb.com