Treat of the Day: Local freshman wins heritage essay contest

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COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (KBTX) - Khristal Frewaldt, a freshman at College View High School, recently won grand prize honors in the Hispanic Heritage Month National Essay Contest.

Entrants had to submit an original essay that "named a Latino, past or present, with whom you would choose to spend a day, and explain why," in 500 words or less.

The grand prize comes with an award of $1,500.