FAYETTE, Iowa (May 6, 2013) – Sierra Lichty (left) was named the winner of the 2013 Watermelon Days logo contest. Presenting Lichty with the $50 Fayette bucks grand prize is Watermelon Days chair Rev. Jason Princer. Lichty, a freshman UIU Graphic Design student from La Porte City, Iowa, was one of almost 20 UIU students who submitted over 30 logo designs for consideration for this year's logo.
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