Elmhurst wins Battle of the Books competition

Elmhurst Elementary School recently took first-place honors in the county’s Battle of the Books competition. Above from left are team members Webb Evans, Maggie Jarman, Lucy Myers, Olivia Williams, Gianna Powell, Jasmine Lloyd, Madison Sears and Jacob Breazeale. With them is coach Lydia O’Rear. The team is scheduled to advance to regional competition next month.