BLMS NATIONAL GEOGRAPHY BEE CONTENDERS had to take a test just to be eligible to compete. Competitors are Alex Dembinski, Emma Shiota, Eric Voight, Michael Aubol, Shane Roberts, Isaac Flicker, Ashton Warnke,Sam Hart, Randy Olson and Gabrielle Imm. (Submitted photos).
POETRY OUT LOUD contest winners were (front), Laurel Pietrzak, third place, Karrissa Bechtold, first place, and Jessica Stenberg, second place. Honorable mentions went to Alexander Prom, Hannah Schoening, Aliyah Agykum and Shiloh Zoccoli. Bechtold and Stenberg go on to compete in the next round of competition in Minneapolis March 10. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).
BIG LAKE MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENT COUNCIL have purchased hydration stations for their school and help prevent waste from plastic water bottles. Front row from left to right is Sophie Wesolowski, Emily Zinken, Erin Rootes, Mia Mielke, Destinee Schieck and Annika Holl. Back row from left to right is Erik Poffenberger, Sydney Throolin, Hailey Atwood, Cassie Walsh, Trent Ramert, Isabella Dahlen, Lexi Nau and Ashlyn Mattson. (Submitted photo).