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School Speech Contest Winners

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In the photo is (l-r) Jewel Davis, third place, 8th grader from Acadia Christian; winner Cassidy Parady, sixth grader from Trenton Elementary; and second place Cora Bishop, seventh grader from Acadia Christian. They competed in the Level Two School Speech Contest at Trenton Elementary School Wednesday evening. Photo courtesy of Steffanie Roguski.

TRENTON -¬† Six classroom winners from three area middle schools competed recently at Trenton Elementary School for the opportunity to represent their district in the state level competition being held Tuesday, May 18th at Bangor Christian School. Trenton Elementary’s Cassidy Parady, a sixth grader, won first place and Cora Bishop, a seventh grader from Acadia Christian placed second. The other speakers were Mt. Desert Elementary students Nick Krebs, grade seven; and Maria Burdette, grade eight; Acadia Christian eighth grader Jewel Davis (third place); and Trenton Elementary seventh grader Edward Vanzura. This year’s topic was If I Were President.

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