FBLA members from Albany High School attended the Regional Leadership Conference Feb. 3 at Columbus High School. Albany's state qualifiers include Nathaniel Ross, who placed first in Intro to Parliamentary Procedure, and the team of Evan Blumer and Garrett Hlavechek, who placed first in Business Financial Plan. Alyssa Knauf, Heath Care Administration, and Brandon Janes, Intro to Information Technology, each finished in fourth place, which makes them first alternates for the state competition in April. Pictured from left in front are Jada Flannery, Lillyann Baertschi, Ainsley Krueger, Radhika Flannery, McKenna Overland, Cynthia Detra, Haley Knauf and Alyssa Knauf. In back are advisor Adam Wamsley, Brandon Janes, Nathaniel Ross, Evan Blumer, Garrett Hlavachek, Sydney Bloedel, Sydney Mortaloni and Kristin O'Bel.
Monroe Middle School student Marissa Vosberg is recognized during the halftime of a Milwaukee Bucks game March 9 by the Wisconsin Association of School Councils Inc. MMS was selected as state runner-up for the Spirit of Excellence Award. (Photo supplied)