ELLISVILLE, MS (WDAM) - Some of the brightest young students from 21 area high schools participated in Jones County Junior College's 4th annual High School Math Quiz Bowl Thursday.
The competition was held at the Whitehead Advanced Technology Center in the Howard Technology Park.
The college hosts the event each year to focus attention on the academic talent in the area.
Students from Wayne County High School won the overall competition. Stringer High School finished in 2nd place, Lawrence County High School took 3rd place and Hattiesburg's Presbyterian Christian School finished in 4th place.