Greenville Optimists Host Oratorical Contest

2016 Oratorical competitors (L-R) Taina Estevez, Camden Rodgers, Emma Nord, Brianna Ulmer, Allison Tabor, Kyra Wells, Dakota Driemeyer, Issac Turner.

The Greenville Optimist Club hosted their 2016 Oratorical contest on Thursday, February 25 at Greenville Elementary School. Eight students competed for awards and the chance to progress to the next level of competition. Each student had 4 minutes to speak on the topic, “How my best brings out the best in others”.

Placing in the girls division:

1st Taina Estevez
2nd Brianna Ulmer
3rd Emma Nord

Placing in the boys division

1st Dakota Driemeyer
2nd Issac Turner
3rd Camden Rogers

The winners advance to the District competition at Taylorville. If they are successful at Taylorville they will advance to the State Competition.