Late last month Southeast Community College hosted National History Day for the eight-county Lincoln District.
More than 60 students from Beatrice and Crete middle schools, Lincoln East and Lincoln Southeast high schools, and Lincoln Christian competed by presenting either a historical exhibit, website, documentary, performance, or essay.
Winners in the Senior Division, high school:
Historical Paper: Kate Richerson, LSE, first; Jacob Pales, LSE, second.
Individual Documentary: Josiah Johnson, LSE, first.
Group Documentary: Avary Pansing Brooks and Peri Cuppens, LSE, first; Suvy Qin, Simon Ristow and Taylor Graham, LE, second; Stella Bernadt and Hannah Everett, LSE, third.
Individual Exhibit: Megan Nun, LSE, first; Annie Hua, LSE, second; Collin Blacksher, LSE, third.
Group Exhibit: Elle Hansen and Alexandra Lee, LSE, first; Rachel Van Cott and Lauren Cline, LC, second; Eyobe Mills and Jace Anderson, LSE, third.