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By Hannah Romero

All the pieces matter

Speech and Debate celebrates the end of the season


March 30, 2023

Stephanie Peterson

Mason Tollefson laughs while being sworn in by Lukas Bagshaw to be a Speech and Debate team captain next year.

"I swear speech saved my life," Elle Taylor said.

She described how she was a different person, and not a very good person, her freshman year, but after joining the Green River High School Speech and Debate team, she changed. Taylor said she grew and improved personally, which she credits to the people she did speech and debate with.

"I will never forget this whole team," Taylor said, fighting back tears.

Taylor was just one of many people who got emotional during the Speech and Debate Awards Ceremony last week.

The ceremony, which included an ice cream social to celebrate a successful...

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