Senior Sheila Hodges Wins Orange Park Speech Competition

On Tuesday, the Orange Park Rotary Club named St. Johns Country Day School senior Sheila Hodges as the winner of a $500 scholarship awarded in its annual Rotary Oratory Competition. Seen here with Orange Park Rotary Club president Bill Hammock (left) and Oratory Competition Chair Steve Madden (right) after the January 21 speech contest, Sheila was chosen to represent the club at February's regional competition. 

Following this year’s Rotary International theme, “Rotary Connects The World,” Sheila selected Fred Rogers as a person in history who, by their achievements, would be an ideal person to improve life today
using his talents, skills and today’s advancements to “connect the world.”