Essay winners Eric Tucker and Lauren Owen each received a $500 scholarship Saturday night from the Cane Creek Longbeards Chapter of the National Wildlife Turkey Federation during the Cane Creek Longbeard’s 17th Annual Hunting Heritage Banquet at the Star City Civic Center. About 150 people attended the event which included dinner, raffles and silent and live auctions. Tucker, left center, and Owen, right center, are pictured with board member Bruce Morgan, far left, and president of officers Sam Stephens, far right.