Asante Spencer, Pooja Agarwal and Diya Mehta perform award-winning essays and poetry during the 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Essay and Poetry Contest. Local students were honored at an awards ceremony held at the King Center in San Mateo on Saturday, Jan. 18. Spencer won first place in the 12th grade essay competition; Agarwal won first place in the ninth grade poetry competition; and Mehta won first place in the eighth grade poetry competition. 

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