Science students advance

LADD — The Ladd Community Consolidated School held its annual Science Fair Feb. 12 in the John T. Piccatto Library. Community members volunteered to judge 25 projects created by 31 seventh-grade students.

Seven projects received a first-place rating and are eligible to go on to regional competition in DeKalb on March 22, 2014. Receiving first-place ratings were: Zeben Parochetti, Ethan Borelli, Rachel Padgett, Ethan Cattani, Max Manning, Ella Hollinger, Julian Pantoja and Conner Flanagan. Holly Flanagan is the Science Fair sponsor.