Long River students to compete in oratorical contest

PROSPECT — Long River Middle School students in the annual May Oratorical Contest Thursday.

All eight-grade students choose topics from a list prepared by teachers, research the topic and prepare a short oral presentation. Five or six students are chosen then chosen for the contest.

The contest, which is being held for the 56th time, begins at 6:30 p.m. at the school.  The public is welcome to attend.