cloudy
Wednesday July 1st, 2015 9:00PM

GHS receives literary title

By Submitted to AccessNorthGA.com
GAINESVILLE - Gainesville High School received the 8-AAAAA Literary Championship on Saturday, March 8 at Apalachee High School.

Andrew Kelley and Gabriella Diaz received 1st place recognition in Essay and will be advancing to State AAAAA on March l5th. Pam Michelson, Wyoma Newman, Lara Mallard and all of the English Department worked with them.

Emilie Gille and Braz Jackson were the entrants in Extemporaneous Speaking. Jackson won 1st place and will be advancing to State AAAAA on March l5th; Gille placed 3rd. Kathy Kelley worked with them.

Julia Hamilton prepared the students that entered in all music events. Cameron Drake placed 2nd in Boys Solo; Carrie Franklin represented GHS in Girls Solo; Girls Trio was Londra Irias, Liliana Esqueda and Dulce Elvira Mata-Garcia. Boys Quartet was David Israel Camargo, Cameron Drake, Victor Rosa and Cristian Mejia.

Pam Ware prepared the students that entered in dramatic interpretation. Lauren Carter placed 1st and will advance to State AAAAA Literary on March l5th. Triston Wimpye placed 4th in dramatic interpretation.
© Copyright 2015 AccessWDUN.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Grass fire impacts rush hour traffic on 985
Rush hour traffic on I-985 was slowed by a grass fire Wednesay afternoon with one lane closed while firefighters fought the blaze.
10:19PM ( 6 months ago )
Judge denies motions to move, delay Tsarnaev trial
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a federal appeals court Wednesday to overturn a judge's decision to not move his upcoming trial out of state.
10:02PM ( 6 months ago )
Sheriff: Man shot 2 on I-85 because he wanted car
A 22-year-old man shot two people who stopped to give him a ride on Interstate 85 in South Carolina on Christmas Eve because he wanted their car to drive to Georgia, a sheriff said Wednesday.
5:21PM ( 6 months ago )
Local/State News
As SC fire investigated, stats show church fires not unusual
GREELEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Rev. John Taylor feared the worst when he learned his church was on fire, only days after a mass shooting at a black church in Charleston prompted Southern leaders to cal...
6:29PM ( 2 hours ago )
GSP: No charges in E. Hall ice cream truck accident
No charges will be filed after a little boy was struck by a vehicle passing an ice cream truck earlier this week in the East Hall area.
6:09PM ( 2 hours ago )
New Exec Director named for Good News Clinics
Good News Clinics has named Allison Borchert, RN, as new Executive Director to replace outgoing Executive Director Cheryl Christian, according to an announcement by GNC Board of Directors President Richard Bennett, DMD.
By Staff
5:25PM ( 3 hours ago )
Stone Mountain Park official: Rebel flags must fly under law
Confederate flags will continue flying at Stone Mountain Park near Atlanta because Georgia law prevents their removal, the head of a state authority that oversees the park said Wednesday.
By Associated Press
4:41PM ( 4 hours ago )
Hall County native named Ga. DOT Area Engineer
The Georgia Department of Transportation has appointed a Hall County native, Shannon Giles, as Area Engineer serving Barrow, Clarke, Jackson, Oconee and Walton counties.
By Staff
4:10PM ( 4 hours ago )