El Camino High School student Carys Garvey, 15, of Ventura, took first place prize of 59 entries for the annual Ventura County Fair poster contest. Carys, who will be entering 10th grade, is also a founding member of STEMbassdors, a Ventura nonprofit company dedicated to teaching STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) skills in K-12 education. A Country Fair With Ocean Air is this theme this year; the fair is open Aug. 1-12.