DECATUR — The sponsors of the Southwest Michigan Teen Creative Writing Challenge have announced the winners of this year’s competition.

The challenge, sponsored by Cass District Library, Dowagiac District Library, Lawton Public Library, Marcellus Township Wood Memorial Library, Paw Paw District Library, and Van Buren District Library, awarded more than $1,800 in five categories: Comics, Cover Art, Fiction, Flash Fiction and Poetry.