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Three win medals at district event

By TIMES WIRES
Published February 22, 2007


Hernando High Family, Career and Community Leaders of America members competed recently at district proficiency events. Junior Brittany Fifer won a silver medal in the Early Childhood category. Freshman Laci Surrite won a silver medal in Housing, and senior Tiffany Cobb took bronze in Interpersonal Communication. Lacy and Tiffany will go on to the state level, and Brittany will be an alternate.

High school car show is Friday

Nature Coast Technical High's car show is 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday. Admission is $1 and hot dogs, hamburgers and drinks will be available.

Kids will have 'wax museum' today

Pine Grove's second grade is presenting Mrs. Maher's Stars Wax Museum today at 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the cafeteria.

Students show their word power

Wider Horizon students in grades four through eight participated in the Reader's Digest National Word Power Challenge. Local winners were: Connor Zhang, eighth grade, first place; Trenton Hura, sixth grade, second; and Maas Ali, sixth grade, third. In the National Geographic Geography Bee, eighth-grader Miller Gormley placed first, seventh-grader Monique Barte was second and sixth-grader Trenten Hura was third.

Car show is set for March 3

Hernando High's Class of 2007, with Spring Hill Drifters, Southern Cruisers and Spring Hill Muscle Car Club, has a car show Saturday, March 3, noon to 5 p.m. in the parking lot. To enter a car, call Linda Malvesti at 797-7015, ext. 408.

'The Crucible' starts March 8

Hernando High's Drama Department presents The Crucible at 7:30 p.m. March 8 through 10 and at 2 p.m. March 11 in the auditorium. Tickets are $6 at the door. Call 797-7015, ext. 221.

FBLA members place at event

Hernando High School Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) members placed in the FBLA District Competition this month. The students advance to State competition in Orlando in April. Shawn Heiney, fifth place, Business Math; Brittany Daoust, second place, Business Procedures; Cole Newman, third place and Caity Wilder, fifth in Intro to Business Communications; Chris White, first place, Java Programming; and Danielle Morse, first place in Word Processing II.