Max Rogers thought carefully before reaching his fingers out to touch a piece on the chess board. Rogers, a Thornapple Kellogg fifth grader, was among the 202 players from kindergarten age through eighth grade representing schools all over West Michigan at the Thornapple Kellogg chess tournament Saturday.
Thornapple Kellogg Schools will send three Odyssey of the Mind teams to the World Competition at Michigan State University in May. One team from the high school, one from the middle school and one from elementary each earned the right to advance by getting a first or second rating at the state finals Saturday hosted at TK.
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Thornapple Kellogg High School and Middle School students competed recently in the Science Olympiad regional competition at Western Michigan University. There are several categories in the competition.
Scarlette Liesenfelder said she felt like a princess as she got ready for her first daddy-daughter dance. The second-grader at Thornapple Kellogg Lee Elementary School thought she was going to the dance with her stepfather who she lives with in Middleville. But as she was getting her hair done the day of the dance, she got a big surprise.