Getting a big hug from Assistant Speech Coach Amanda Engels was Zoe DeBoer.
She got a first place at the sub-section speech tournament in Minneota on Saturday.
Minneota's Brenden Kimpe studied for his extemperaneous speaking speech at the sub-section tournament on Saturday.
While a pair of burglaries earlier this month have been solved and the juveniles involved are going through the court system — a new burglary was discovered at 104 E. Lyon in Minneota.
It's spring training time in Florida and the Minnesota Twins are trying to put together a team to make a comeback after a dismal season a year ago.
Using a lot of expression is the main ingredient to creating a well-delivered speech. Minneota's Zoe DeBoer made a presentation to the Minneota School Board last week and she put a lot into it.