State History Day
May 16, 2019
A short seven hours after South O'Brien's 2019 Prom concluded, 6 juniors left for Des Moines to compete in State History Day. The contest was held on Monday, April 29, at the Iowa Events Center, located next to Wells Fargo Arena. The students competed at State History Day after earning first or second in their category at Regional History Day held at Northwestern College in Orange City in March.
The juniors who attended created a wide range of projects that were based on the 2019 theme, "Triumph and Tragedy." Alex Presthus and Matt Edwards were in the individual exhibit category. Presthus...