• 72°

The Dance Company collects many awards this summer

MADISON – From California to South Carolina, students at The Dance Company have claimed a bundle of awards during summer competitions.

During the week of June 27, the Madison dancers entered DMI Nationals 2019 in Myrtle Beach, S.C. “It was a great week,” co-owner Julie George said. “Dedication, perseverance, tenacity, beautiful … all words we would use to describe the wonderful human beings we have spent this week with in Myrtle Beach.”

Co-owner Beth Cannon listed the many awards received at DMI Nationals:

* “Mathematics” group — High first. Runner-up to overall high score for Senior Group Contemporary division. Earned “Dance Again” award.

* “Your Day Will Come” — High first. Runner-up to high score in Teen Production Contemporary division.

* “Somebody to Love” — First place. Overall runner-up in Senior Production Musical Theatre.

* “Alexa” — High first. High score for Teen Duo/Trio Hip Hop.

* “Save Myself” — High first. Overall runner-up for Senior Group Lyrical.

* “Pon De Bandanna” — High first. Overall runner-up for Senior Line Hip Hop.

* “Real Love” — High first.

* “Crazy” — First place.

* “A Long Way Home” — First place.

* “Proud Mary” — First place.

* “Heartless” — High first.

* “Love Is a Battlefield” — First place.

* “Waves” — High first place.

* “Believe” — First place.

Soloists with honors were Isaac Poteete, fifth runner-up, Teen Mr.; Christian Nesselrotte, fourth runner-up, Mr. Senior; and Brady Percy and Kaylee Kendrick, city scholarship.

In addition, The Dance Company participated in Hollywood Dance Jamz Nationals in Burbank, Calif. during the week of July 1. Solo award winners were Makenzie McGill, “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy,” Platinum Award; and Eden Joy Craighead, “Sparrow,” “That’s My Jam” award, third place overall junior solo.

Intermediate winners were Kate Johnson, “Riverside,” platinum, tenth place overall intermediate; Jadyn Lafayette, “Truth Untold,” high gold; Ava Baker, “Kill the Lights, That’s My Jam,” second place overall, teen solo; Samantha Baker, “All the Love You Left Me,” high gold; Isaac Poteete, “Deep Water,” high gold; Briley Blomeley, “Nowhere,” platinum, fourth place overall, teen solo; and Christian Nesselrotte and Lija Abele, platinum award.

In trio awards, award-winners were “At Last” with Eden Joy Craighead, Kate Johnson and Jadyn LaFayette, platinum; and “Alexa,” platinum award, “Most Entertaining Award.”

Other honors went to Makenzie McGill, “I Am The Jam Scholarship”; Jadyn LaFayette and Christian Nesselrotte, City Scholarship; and Eden Joy, DJ Company as convention assistant.

Madison

Heritage honors Katie Scruggs as ‘Teacher of the Year’

Bob Jones High School

Bob Jones, Mill Creek Greenpower race teams take national titles at Talladega

Harvest

UAH workshop: Turn fear into business savvy

Bob Jones High School

Notable number of MCS students place at state in Reflections

James Clemens High School

James Clemens collects honors at tech students’ conference

Madison

Schools select Super Citizens in Liberty Legacy study

James Clemens High School

Ellenburg named ‘Staff Member of the Year’ at Columbia

Bob Jones High School

Digital version of The Madison Record – May 22, 2024

Bob Jones High School

Samantha Chan Selected Presidential Scholar- Uses Swimming And Academics To Perfection

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Cotton Row Run 2024 Set For Memorial Day Morning

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Disc Golf Alive And Well In Madison

Madison

Third infant surrendered at Madison Safe Haven Baby Box

Bob Jones High School

“Where It Belongs”- The Bob Jones Patriots Earn Baseball State Championship

James Clemens High School

Liberty’s Shravan Balaji wins ‘Best of Fair Award’ in regional science fair

Events

Trash Pandas hosting Elvis tribute night contest on May 21

James Clemens High School

French, Latin students at James Clemens excel in testing

Harvest

Enable Madison County announces needed asset at event

James Clemens High School

Koswoski awarded Department of Alabama’s ‘VFW Scout of the Year’

James Clemens High School

Lilliann Markowitz achieves top rank in Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and Sea Cadets

Bob Jones High School

Madison’s JROTC cadets challenged in Rocket City Rivalry Day

James Clemens High School

McDaniel, Stundtner, Vaughn and Woodard earn national grants

Digital Version

Digital version of The Madison Record – May 15, 2024

Madison

Bob Jones bests Central-Phenix City in opening game of State Championship

Bob Jones bests Central-Phenix City in opening game of State Championship

Harvest

TARCOG’s Senior Fun Fest moves to Agribition Center at Alabama A&M University

x