Georgia AmLegion Post 304

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Friday, March 13, 2009

Post 304 National High School Oratorical Scholarship Contest - February 22, 2009, Palmer Middle School, Kennesaw, GA
Palmer Middle School auditorium was the site for the annual Post 304 Oratorical Contest.
Jr. Vice Rich Ray (standing) chats with Commander Larry Lieber and Jr. Vice Fred Gaines before the contest commenced. Rich served as Tabulator and Larry and Fred were timekeepers. Sitting behind them are (l-r) Eldin Morris and Jerry Hallman from Mableton Post 264 and Paul Aust, Commander of Carrolton Post 143.

Here, sitting next to Commander Lieber are the contestants: Marshall Lorden, Harrison High, Keith Millians, Villa Rica High, Danielle Lash, Kell High, and Matt Waldrop, North Cobb High.

Judges: (top photo) Roy Lantz and Theresa Schnider) and (lower photo) Sean Mangieri and Jesse Bickel.
Commander Lieber awards Fourth Place Certificate to Keith Millians of Villa Rica High School

And a Certificate for Third Place and a check for $50.00 to Marshall Lorden of Harrison High

Second Place winner was Matt Waldrop of North Cobb High. Here he receives a certificate and a check for $150.00 from the Commaner.

And the Winner: Danielle Lash of Kell High School. Danielle won $250.00 and the congratulations from the Post for this, her second consecutive win. She will advance to the District Five Contest, to be held on Sunday, March 1 at the Mableton Post.

SPECIAL THANKS TO: Commander Lieber, Timekeeper, Jr. Vice Fred Gaines, Timekeeper, Chaplain Duane Young, Jr. Vice Richard Ray, Tabulator and Escort, Jr. Vice Larry Hale, Escort, Jr. Vice Terry Hendrix, Escort, Legionnaire Mike Kettman, Photographer, Nancy Burdette.


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