The Herald Whitaker Middle School Dance Team will be competing in their state dance competition Sunday, February 19th in Frankfort, Kentucky. They placed first place in both the Pom and Hip-Hop categories in the large division at the regional level and are now advancing to state. Team members include: 8th grade- Aaliyah Barnett, Hailey Combs, Riley Meadows, and Laken Howard. 7th grade: Carlee Arnett, Sophia Patrick, Addison Salyer, Kaddance Gasparac, Fallon Scott, and Lauryn Whitaker. 6th grade: Raegan Ward, Kori Helton, Mayley Lykins, Rylie Castle, Presley Smith, Hannah Jenkins, Kara Poe, Maggie Howard, and Lauren Hunley. The team is coached by Mrs. Brooke Stephens.