Melissa Laws, a fifth grade student at Worcester Prep,
is congratulated by Gov. Martin O’Malley for her award-winning poster. The
poster was submitted to the Fair Housing competition, sponsored by the Maryland
Association of Realtors. Her art teacher, Rebecca Tittermary, also attended the
ceremony, which was held at the State House in Annapolis. Laws is the daughter
of Richard and Wendy Laws of Berlin.