School / Sports
News - April 5, 2021
Congratulations to the following South Barber USD 255 Elementary
students for winning the Kansas Farm Bureau Safety Poster Contest 'The
Voice of Agriculture' pictured left to right:
1st Grade - Trinity Reed
1st Grade - Hayden Hutson
4th Grade - Drake Maxwell
3rd Grade - Lillyanne Wilson
The students were awarded a carry bag with their name and the picture of
their creation on it! Way to go South Barber!!!
League Forensics Champs: (Back Row) Carson Cargill,
Seth Ehresman and Mason Garten. (Front Row): Kierstyn Cunningham, Mindy
Wells, Angel Arredondo, Emma Randels, and Ana Smith.
by Kierstyn Cunningham
MEDICINE LODGE - On Tuesday, March 30, our forensics team became the
Central Plains Forensics League Champs with a total of 296 points! There
were several state champ qualifiers: Alexa Etheridge received first in
prose and second in poetry (third place in humorous solo). Mindy Wells
placed second in prose, (medaled with Kierstyn Cunningham in IDA with
third place). Ana Smith received second in Serious Solo (medaled with
Emma Randels in IDA as well as fourth place and third place in prose).
Mason Garten won first in poetry (fifth place in impromptu and fourth
place in Serious Solo). Angel Arredondo and Emma Randels came home with
first place in Duet. Angel received first in Humorous Solo and second in
Informative. Emma Randels also medaled with a sixth place in poetry.
Carson Cargill first in Oration and second in Extemp (4th place in
humorous solo). Finally, Seth Ehresman placed second in impromptu and
first place in informative (third place in extemp). The team will
compete in Regional Forensics on Saturday, April 17th.
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