NEVC FCCLA COMPETES – On, Jan. 20, five students from Northeast Vernon County FCCLA attended the STAR Events district competition in Carthage. Haley Elliott competed in Recycle and Redesign SR., Kiersten Trueblood and Crestin Lusk competed in Entrepreneurship, Jr. and Brianna Hansell and Emma Bruce competed in Life Event Planning Jr. All five students walked away with Gold Medals and will advance on to the state competition in March at Tan Tar A. Their adviser is Mrs. Laurie Bybee. (From left) Emma Bruce, Brianna Hansell, Haley Elliott, Kiersten Trueblood and Crestin Lusk.