The Mascoutah Heritage Museum announces that the 2018 Annual Photography Contest will be held from Tuesday, March 20, 2018 to Sunday, July 15, 2018. Winners will be announced at a reception on Sunday, July 29, 2018. The photos will be on display from July 29, 2018 to January 6, 2019. This year’s exhibit and contest theme is entitled “Mascoutah – History in the Making” and will be held in the Museum building, at 306 W. Main street. Photographers, amateur and professional, are invited to make submissions to the contest and exhibit. The photographers may also sell their displayed photographs to the public. The purpose of the exhibit is to stimulate interest in the community and to recognize the unique beauty and historical significance of Mascoutah and the immediate area surrounding Mascoutah in every season.