Second Grade: Amelia Brasher, Ariel Buckley, Kenley Burns, Aliyah Ficklin, Khloee Gallaspy, Addison Horton, JW Keene, Patrick Kennedy, Karson Leach, Avery Matthews, Grey Quinn, Layla Sistrunk, Izzy Grace Whitehead, Bella Williamson, Mia Wilson, Bennie Winstead
Twenty members of East Central Community College’s Theta Chi Chapter of Phi Beta Lambda participated in the 2020 State Leadership Conference and all placed in their respective events, which qualified them for national competition scheduled in June in Salt Lake City.
Students at Tinka Tonka Day Care celebrated Black History Month by learning about the contributions of African Americans throughout history. Each student was tasked with researching a historical figure and preparing a poster to share their knowledge with other students.
Newton High School celebrated Black History Month with a program Thursday night in the high school auditorium. Top: Superintendent Glenda Nickson dances with the students at the end of the program. Above: Students perform a skit recognizing the African American women who were in NASA.
Students in Newton High School’s Art Class competed in the Scholastic Arts and Writing Competition against 7-12th grade artists from all over the state. Brianna Ardd won two honorable mentions and Jeremy Rodriguez won one honorable mention.