Principal of Lawrence Education Center, Kathi Lee, was recently honored with the On My Own Time Best of Show -Peg Lonson Award at the 23rd Biennial City-wide Exhibit. On My Own Time provides an opportunity for Springfield District 186 employees to display original art that has been created outside the office. The In-House Exhibit at Springfield Public Schools was held at the administration office, 1900 W. Monroe. The judges provided by the Springfield Area Arts Council selected award winners at each workplace. The first place awards from each In-House Exhibit from around the area were then displayed in the Citywide Exhibit at the Springfield Art Association, 700 North Fourth Street. The piece entitled "Rooster Carpe Diem" also won a blue ribbon at the In-House exhibit and Best in Other Art Catagory at the Citywide Exhibit.