Eastside High School recently competed in the Region 8-AAAA Literary Meet at Lumpkin County High School in Dahlonega. Eastside ended up third overall in the region. Pictured, from left, are (kneeling) student Jennifer George, who earned second place in Girl Extemporaneous Speaking; (seated) Jasmine Green, Julianna Laseter and Mary Lathem, second place Girls Trio; Danysha Lamadieu, Girl Dramatic Interpretation; (standing) team advisor Kimberly McCullers; Tim Tukes, third place in Boy Quartet; Tommy Powell, fourth place in Boy Dramatic Interpretationl Sam Potts, fourth place in Boy Solo; Kyle Maclagan and Robbie Ellwanger, third place in Boy Quartet; Tevin Norman, second place in Boy Extemporaneous Speaking; team advisor Joel Singleton. Laseter also placed second in Girl Solo and Potts placed third in Boy Quartet. Cole Rogers also competed in Boy Essay and Lathem in Girl Essay.