First- through fourth-place winners in three divisions were recognized in the 2016 Region 8 Social Studies Fair held at Southeastern Louisiana University on Feb. 17.
All first- and second-place winners advance to the state Social Studies Fair to be held at LSU later this spring.
Division I includes fourth and fifth grades; Division II sixth through eighth grade; and Division III ninth through 12th grade.
Tangipahoa Parish winners included Uriah Galmon, O.W. Dillon, Division II, first place, Louisiana history; Camie Wainwright, Southeastern Laboratory School, Division II, third place, history; Krishun Chappell, Tangi Academy, Division I, first place, history; Arianna Shaffett, Division I, third place, political science; and Robert West, Division I, fourth place, history.