Two CCS students received awards at the FBLA state convention in Omaha last weekend. Kalen Wallin, left, received an honorable mention in Cyber Security for placing in the top four percent of 143. Noah Griffin placed fourth in Insurance & Risk Management and sixth in Accounting II. (Courtesy photo)

Two CCS students place at FBLA state convention

    Six students from Chase County Schools attended the FBLA state convention in Omaha last Thursday through Saturday.

CCS students competing in last Friday’s MCC paint-in were, clockwise from left, Jade Allen, Abby Frias, Juan Venegas, Andrea Page, Kaley Hauxwell, Jr. Caballero, Ragan Nickless and Lauren Gockley. (Courtesy photo)

CCS students Clarissa Chaparro, left, and Ragan Nickless placed first and second, respectively, in their divisions at the annual high school student art exhibit hosted by MCC. (Johnson Publications photo)

Art students place in two division at MCC exhibit; paint-in team competes

    Chase County Schools sent a number of high school artists to McCook Friday where they competed in the McCook Community College paint-in, and learned two students placed in the annual art exhibi

The McCook Community College high school art exhibition is on display through Friday noon at the Wrightstone Fine Arts Gallery on the MCC campus. Also on Friday, students from 18 area schools, including Chase County, will be at the Peter and Dolores Graff Events Center in McCook competing in the annual paint-in competition. (Courtesy photo)

Students to compete at MCC paint-in

    McCook Community College’s annual paint-in competition for high school students is set for this Friday at the Peter and Dolores Graff Events Center.

Vocalists from CCS earning Best of Conference for individual and small group numbers were, front from left, Sophie Spady, Riley Mintling, Nike Smith, Noah Griffin, Will Kuenne, Morayah Cupp, Valerie Herbert, Halle Fiedler, back from left, Courtney Odens, Sydney Schilke, Peyton Fiedler, Ryelee Christensen, Kamrie Dillan, Brooklyn Christensen, Gabbi Krutsinger, Jozie Schilke and Tegan Towns. Not pictured—Parker Dillan, Sydnie Allen, Nicole Brown-Cravey and Adelaide Maxwell. (Johnson Publications photo)

In the show choir division, the 9th St. Singers were judges the Best of Conference of all show choirs competing in the SPVA contest. (Johnson Publications photo)

Earning Best of Conference for their clarinet quartet were, from left, Getsemani Hinojoza, Halle Fiedler, Alex Pflum and Amber Stumpff. (Johnson Publications photo)

Musicians bring home a dozen Best of Conference awards

    Chase County Schools’ vocalists and instrumentalists made their presence known last week at the SPVA Conference Music Contest in Sutherland.


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