Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Woodbury High School senior Yemi Ajagbe competed in the National Poetry Out Loud competition April 29-30 in Washington D.C. where she was named one of the top nine finalists.

Student's prose proves elite

Email

This year marked the last year that Woodbury High School senior Yemi Ajagbe could compete in the Poetry Out Loud competition and she finished her run just the way she wanted to.

Ajagbe competed in the National Poetry Out Loud competition April 29-30 in Washington D.C., where she advanced to the top nine finalists. She received a $1,000 scholarship and WHS received $500 to go toward the purchase of poetry books.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Advertisement
Amber Kispert-Smith
Amber Kispert-Smith has been the schools and Afton reporter at the Woodbury Bulletin since 2008. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota. She previously worked as a reporter for Press Publications in White Bear Lake.
(651) 702-0976
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness