The Portsmouth High School Mock Trial team (Team Blue) will advance to the State competition after defeating Turpin High School at the regional level. The State competition is held in Columbus, OH on March 12-14th. Individual accolades go to J. Meriwether for Best Witness and R. Campbell for Best Attorney. Mock Trial advisors are: Mrs. Amy Keating and Mrs. Tracy Campbell, along with local legal advisors--Margaret Apel-Miller, Jay Willis and George Davis IV. Good luck at STATE!
Sheila Ray Evans, the daughter of Ray Charles spoke to PES students about decision making and the dangers of drug/alcohol abuse. She will be addressing the students of PJHS/PHS on Friday.