This is the winning elementary level speech that recently took fifth-grade Rocky Branch Elementary School student Graden Gribble to top honors at the state Conservation Speaking Contest.
Graden is the son of Mary and Phil Gribble of the town of Clifton.
"BAM! You slam the door in your sister's face. She just got done trying to make you recycle the aluminum pop can that you just threw away. And all this time you've been thinking, "What's the big deal?"