Recently Marion County HOSA students (Health Occupations Students of America) competed at state leadership conference in Louisville. Students competed with around 1,000 other students across the state. This group of students will advance to national conference to be held in Anaheim California this summer. Pictured is Hannah Wilson (first place researched persuasive speaking), Alexa York (second place; Kaiser permanente), Jenna Benningfield (third place; pathophysiology), Paige Abell (first place; pharmacology), and Randi Jo Fields (second place nutrition). Not pictured is Blake Blandford (third place job seeking skills), Anne Leslie Raley (fifth place concepts of health).