Updated: December 6, 2017


THE TENNESSEE BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION HAS ASKED 5TH GRADERS FROM ACROSS THE STATE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE U-S DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE 2018 NATIONAL MISSING CHILDREN'S DAY POSTER CONTEST.  ENTERING THE CONTEST AT THE STATE LEVEL PROVIDES A CHANCE TO BE SELECTED AS THE NATIONAL WINNER AND AWARDED A FREE TRIP TO WASHINGTON D-C.  THE PURPOSE OF THE CONTEST IS TO DEMONSTRATE THE EFFORT TO BRING MISSING CHILDREN HOME SAFELY WHILE HIGHLIGHTING THE IMPORTANCE OF PROACTIVE EDUCATION PROGRAMS.  5TH GRADE STUDENTS CAN ENTER THE CONTEST BY SUBMITTING POSTERS TO THE T-B-I BY JANUARY 31ST FOR CONSIDERATION.  FOR MORE INFORMATION GO TO TN.GOV/NEWS.