PHOENIX — The Rogue Valley Genealogical Society invites the public to participate in a writing contest by submitting a favorite family story.

PHOENIX — The Rogue Valley Genealogical Society invites the public to participate in a writing contest by submitting a favorite family story.

Anyone interested in participating may pick up the rules and an entry form at the Rogue Valley Genealogical Library, 95 Houston Road, Phoenix, or go to www.rvgsociety.org and click on "News," then "Writing Contest."

Submissions will be accepted between Jan. 4 and 15.

— Staff reports