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Kimball Speech brings hardware home from Perkins Co.

The Kimball High School Speech Team participated in the Perkins County invitational on Saturday, Jan. 27, and placed fourth overall with 46 points while taking four first place medals.

The team worked hard to receive six medals this weekend and as the event entered final rounds Kimball was represented in both individual and group events.

Nicholas Thomas-Lewis, shown at right, competed in three events, including Persuasive Speaking, Poetry and Serious Prose. He earned a first place medal in all three events, earning the team 30 out of the 46 points Kimball acquired.

Novice poet, Tristen Cook (f...