Garrett Morris

Howard students prove they know their history

More than 260 Howard County middle and high school students participated in the county’s ninth annual History Day Competition on Saturday, March 16, presenting their historical research that related to the theme “Turning Points in History: People, Ideas, Events.”

Students presented in five categories: exhibit, performance, multimedia documentary, research paper and website.

In the senior division, Emma Halley of Glenelg High School won first place in individual exhibits for “Votes for Women.” Haley Crane, of Howard High School, won second for “Women Working During WWII.”

Nicholas Kundrat and Garrett Morris, of Howard High School, won first place in group exhibits for...