COLLEGE PLACE -- Five local students will travel to the west side in February after being chosen to participate in the Washington Music Educators Association Youth Honors Chorus.
The students are: Kenneth Rooks and Hannah Rickords, sopranos; Alyssa Shenefield, Teisha Payne and Madison Garrett, altos. Rooks, Rickords, Shenefield and Payne are fifth-graders at Meadow Brook Intermediate School, and Garrett is a seventh-grader at Sager Middle School.
The students will perform in Bellevue on Feb. 19 and join 150 other youth from throughout the state.
Students auditioned and were chosen based on skill.