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By JOHN McCALLUM
Editor 

Cheney Middle School trio hopes to make history in Atlanta

 

Mike Stark

Cheney Middle School History Bee team students from left to right: Marianne Pollard, Paige King, Michael Nester and Isaac Strong.

What are the great themes of world history up to 1492? How about 1492 to 1933? OK, 1933 to the present?

OK, maybe something closer to home. How's your understanding of the causes of the Whiskey Rebellion? Why was the battle of Midway important? Who was D.W. Griffith, or John Nance Garner?

If you don't know, you'll likely survive but you might want to bone up a bit more on your history. If you do know, and are a current or incoming Cheney Middle School student, you should look up history teacher Daniel Hilliard because he might have a chance for a slot for you on next year's History Bee team...



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