Photo provided by Kim Hammond -- St. Amant Middle Beta club competes-- St. Amant Middle School Beta Club members, from left, Jordan Allred, Annie Dupuy, Carley Oakley, Kaylynn Broussard and Ashtyn Turner compete Jan. 25 in the Living Literature contest at the District Beta Day at East Ascension High School. The club placed first in the banner competition with an entry created by sisters Kaitlyn and Aubrey O’Dell and first in the T-shirt design contest. Keondra Carter and Caleb Cretini designed the T-shirt. The Living Literature group won third place and Austin Arceneaux placed fourth in the speech category. The club members look forward to competing May 7-8 at the State Convention in Lafayette, a news release said.