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8 Wonders of Sterling

The fifth graders of Sterling Grade School did a class project to select the 8 Wonders of Sterling!  Teacher Jill Britton and district librarian Amy Brownlee designed the project.  Groups of students focused on the 8 rural culture elements of Sterling.  Students interviewed community members, took digital photos, scanned images and created a narrated slide show that featured three candidates for each category.  They presented the slide show to the K-6 students and staff of sterling Grade School and invited them to vote.

Congratulations to the winners!
Architecture - Cooper Hall
Art - Sterling College Art Center/Rice County Arts Council
Commerce - Sterling Services
Cuisine - Sharyna Reece
Customs - Old Fashioned 4th of July
Geography - Hunting
History - Sterling College
People - Lonnie Kruse