Four students from McAllen’s Alvarez Elementary were recognized as winners in the HEB Healthy Eating Essay contest May 15.

Second graders from the school wrote essays on healthy eating. All received goody bags from HEB No. 334 on Pecan Blvd. and Ware Rd.

Pictured in the front are Valerie Guzman, Javier Luna (overall winner), HEBuddy, Carla Trevino and Christopher Martinez. In the back are Jennifer Banda, Administrative Assistant for HEB No. 334, and Alex Dianas, Education Coordinator for HEB No. 334.