MHS junior selected for All-State Speech

Marshalltown High School junior Elizabeth Russell has been invited to perform at the Iowa High School Speech Association All-State Festival Monday, March 25, at the University of Northern Iowa.

Russell will sing “Popular” from the musical Wicked on the Strayer-Wood Theater main stage. Russell recently received a Division I rating for her solo musical theatre performance at the state contest.

The All-State invitation puts her among the top two percent of students participating in speech contest across Iowa.