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Students Test Knowledge

Ten Finalists Square Off In Middle School Competition

Posted: December 6, 2012 at 5 a.m.

Swetha Sirigineedi answers a question during the Kirksey Middle School Geography Bee held Wednesday in the school gym. Swetha won the bee by knowing which state Kodiak Island is near. Ethan Davis, right, placed second and Swetha’s brother, Sai Sirigineedi, took third. All three are in the seventh grade at Kirksey.

Ten students lined up in front of the student body of Birch Kirksey Middle School on Wednesday ready to be grilled on geography.

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