Student’s recipe judged one of nation’s best

A Batavia girl was among five finalists in a recent recipe contest held by Jif Peanut Butter. Morgan Cox, 11, a sixth grade student at St. Louis Catholic School, in Owensville, was a runner-up with her Peanut Butter Fruit Pockets recipe.

The Jif Most Creative Peanut Butter Sandwich Contest accepted recipes from around the nation from August through November 2008. The company received more than 1,000 recipes during the seventh annual contest. The field of contestants was narrowed down to five finalists.