MCA OM team headed to Worlds, raising funds
One of three Mount Carmel Area Odyssey of the Mind teams competing at states qualified to go to the World Competition. The team coached by Margaret Barnhardt and Jamie Weissinger will compete at Iowa State University May 28 through May 31 in the World competition. The team is currently raising money to fund their trip.
The are selling OIP takeout tickets redeemable for pizza or hoagies at the Mount Carmel OIP only, and will also be selling food and drinks at the elementary school track and field day Monday through Wednesday.
A Brewsers SportsGrille fundraiser is set for Thursday.
On Saturday, the team will host a car wash at Advanced Auto in Coal Township from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and a tag day at Boyers Food Markets, Mount Carmel.
Donations are welcome and can be mailed to Mount Carmel Area School District, 600 W. Fifth St., Mount Carmel. Checks can be made payable to MCA Special Programs.