Helena-area entries were among the 44 statewide and regional winners of the Montana Meth Project’s Paint the State art contest.
The three grand prize winners will each receive $10,000 and the 44 other winners will share more than $100,000.
In the Helena area, a team from Helena High School was the southwest Montana region teen division winner. Helena Girl Scout Troop 3846 was the fourth-place winner of the southwest Montana region teen division, Rachel Twoteeth-Pichardo and Joseph Pichardo finished seventh in the adult division and Elkhorn Treatment Center—Team 3 from Jefferson County won eighth place in the adult division.
Helena High School’s entry “Meth NOT EVEN ONCE in High School” is located on the back of a shed outside the welding shop in the school’s parking lot.
Montana Meth Project
Cindy Galbavy was the team leader for the Helena High entry and Adara Partridge and Sabrina Braden were the artists for the “Meth NOT EVEN ONCE in High School.” The art piece, on the back of a shed outside the welding shop in the Helena High School parking lot, depicts what will