Legion Oratorical Winner 17 Dec 12

The 2nd District of the American Legion of Minnesota held its annual Oratorical Contest at Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School in New Ulm over the weekend, and an MVL student took first place. Applicants gave a prepared speech on the United States Constitution followed by a speech assigned to them on one of the articles of the Constitution. MVL Student Briana Klugherz, the daughter of Tim and Elizabeth Klugherz of Midland took first place. She now advances on to the State American Legion Oratorical Contest in Minneapolis in February, where she will compete against the other 9 district-level winners.