The 12th annual Carbon County Chorus Festival, held recently in the Weatherly Area Middle School gym, featured 68 students from four participating schools.

The participating schools and their respective directors are Eric Flowers, Jim Thorpe; David Perkins, Lehighton; Kathy McKeon, Palmerton, and Shannon Shughart, Weatherly.

The program opened with "A Jubilant Song," and included such selections as "Come In From the Firefly Darkness," "Tres Cantos Nativos Dos Indio Krao'," "In Flanders Fields," and "It Takes A Village."

The participants in the chorus festival and their respective schools are:

Soprano I

Rebekah Ahner (P), Allison Butrie (L), Samantha Cerimele (L), Brittany DeFran (P), Tracy Galada (W), Olivia Haydt (P).

Evy Heckman (L), Sara Heister (W), Rebecca Hoffner (L), Hailey Hoherchak (JT), Kalyn Lehr (P), Karly Lindenmuth (W), and Sarah Peiser (W).

Soprano II

Hannah Barton (L), Brianna Bush (P), Eliza Busher (W), Jaime Dougherty (W), Monica Handwerk (P), Alyssa Huntington (L).

Kylie Marier (W), Maria Martinez (P), Laura Palmer (W), Jessica Pell (L), Kaitlyn Piekarski (L), Catherine Varley (L), Cheyenne Wallish (W).

Alto I

Lydia Anthony (P), Ally Arndt (P), Elaina Busher (W), Kali Coll (W), Kaitlin Green (L), Brittany Hinkle (W), Elyse Kistler (L).

Becky Moyer (W), Brianna Oswald (L), Alicia Panzarella (W), Rebecca Peters (P), Tynesha Schaeffer (L), Kenzie Teno (L).

Alto II

Jess Adamczyk (W), Amanda Boweres (L), Amanda Dotter (L), Nicole Frendt (L), Audrey Graham (W).

Kristina Hansen (W), Kayla Laczo (L), Bridget McFadden (JT), Suzanne Reigle (W), Jaquiline Watkins (W), Ashley Whiteman (P).

Tenor I

Kirk Arner (L), Matthew Behler (L), and Kyle Harris (W).

Tenor II

Dan Clemson (L), Mike Dydynski (P), Kyle Troch (L), and Jacob Williams (L).

Bass I

Dan Edmunds (L), Billy Heinick (P), Dylan McDonald (W), Alexander Ogden (L), Trenton Perry (L), and Billy Sharbaugh (L).

Bass II

Dan Douglas (W), Chris Lafey (W), Tanner Leitzel (L), Michael Perkins (L), and Arthur Terembula (L).