Cowsert Elementary School came in second in a recent fundraising contest for the Ronald McDonald Charity House. The kids collected pop-tabs from aluminum cans. Cowsert Elementary collected 429 pounds of pop-tabs. Tracy Hastings’ second-grade class won the contest at the school and represented Cowsert Elementary at "Weigh-In Day" May 1 at the Clinton Library. Statewide, more than 10,000 pounds were collected.