New Group

   New Group, Belmond-Klemme High School’s show choir, received a Division II (Excellent) rating at state contest in LeMars Feb. 1. The show choir placed third at a competition at North Polk Feb. 13.

  Solo singers in this year’s performance are Kenedie Gabrielson, Cohen Sifert, Madison Barrus, Cooper Sifert and Keagan Barkema.

  The New Group members are, first row from left, Acelia Watts, Cooper Sifert, Braydon Warren and Jordynn Knapp; second row, Emma Carlson, Keagan Barkema, Cohen Sifert, Madison Barrus and Kenedie Gabrielson; third row, Caitlyn Bates, Serenity Ricke, Jennah Meyer, Shea Sopher, Emma Smith and Mackenzie Rodriguez; fourth row: McKenna Hall-Hoyt, Ben Eckhoff, Malachi Hubka, Dalton Clark and Allie Barrus.

  The choir is directed by Maddie Allen, and the choreography is by Kaitlin Boelman.        ---photo by TJ Turner.