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BALLSTON SPA — In December, over 700 Ballston Spa Middle School students participated in the first stage of the National Geographic Bee in preparation for the schoolwide geography competition.

In early January, over 50 students competed in the next stage of the Geography Bee and the winners are as follows: Coleman Brandl, Jacob Nagengast, and Charlotte Tan, sixth grade; Maddie Burns, seventh grade; Andrew Paster and Timothy Winslow, eighth grade. After answering a series of tiebreakers, Timothy Winslow took the top spot and now advances to the next level of competition, which is a written examination to determine state competitors. 

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Saratoga Springs Politics


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Property Transactions

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