Submitted by Merlyne Brewer
On May 13, 54 students from Eastern Elementary School, Henry County Middle School and Henry County High School attended the state Student Technology Leadership Program competition. These students competed in both individual and team events in categories such as website design, programming, digital art, and video production. The following students received awards:
• Eastern Elementary – Caeleigh Woods, 2nd place in Digital Animation; Maray Baker, 4th place for Original Photo; and James Williams, Lucas Gaddis, Gabe Adams, and Brayden McGehee, 5th place in RCX Robotics.
• Henry County Middle School – Sophie Hughes, Podcaster for the Cyber Gazette; and Rachel Vegh, Cyber Reporter for the Cyber Gazette; Dustin Hawkins, 2nd Place in Race to the Future and 1st Place for Best Car Design in Race to the Future; and Izabelle Miller, Micah Lineman, and Taylor McGuire, Best Showcase in Regional group and place in the top 61 in the state.
• Henry County High School – Cody McGowan, 1st place in Dell Gaming; and Dallas Palmer, 1st Place in Race to the Future and 1st place for Best Car Design in Race to the Future.