Kyla Fortman, second place; Sydney Wurth, first place; and Carlie Rampe, third place; were the top finishers for Kalida.
Kyla Fortman, second place; Sydney Wurth, first place; and Carlie Rampe, third place; were the top finishers for Kalida.

KALIDA - Local students from Kalida Elementary recently gained the opportunity to demonstrate their public speaking skills in a speech contest sponsored by Modern Woodmen of Amreica. Students spoke on the topic, "A person who has overcome". Kyla Fortman, second place; Sydney Wurth, first place; and Carlie Rampe, third place; were the top finishers for Kalida.