Students from the GATE program at Carlisle Elementary School participated in the Wilbur D. Mills Spring Chess Tournament on Tuesday, April 30 at Beebe Church of Christ. Various schools across the area, such as Cabot, Lonoke, Beebe, Rose Bud and McCrory, participated in this semi-annual event. After five rounds of chess, two Carlisle third-graders took home a trophy. Pictured are Nessa Blair, who won second place and Taylor Moran ,who won third place.

(Photo by Jennifer Parks)