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Heading to the Legion

By Kyle Lincez, The Northern Times

The winners for the Public Speaking contest held at St.Pats on March 1 pose for a photo.

The winners for the Public Speaking contest held at St.Pats on March 1 pose for a photo.

 Students from St.Patrick's Elementary School gave public speeches for an assembled crowd of family, friends, and judges on March 1 as part of the annual Royal Canadian Legion Public Speaking Contest. 

 

The evening saw three divisions speak, beginning with the Primary (Grades 1-3), Junior (4-6), and Intermediate (7-8).
 
The first and second place winners of each division will be speaking at the Kapuskasing Br. 85 Legion Hall on March 6 for the Branch level of the competition. 
 
This years winners were:
 
Primary Division:
First  Jayden Odai
Second: Natalie Robichaud
Third: Meagan Card
 
Junior Division:
First: Jared Duncan
Second: Steven Anderson
Third: Rory Stewart 
 
Intermediate Division:
First: Macy Piché
Second: Sydney Denney
Third: Grace Granum