On Saturday, October 18 the Donegal High School Marching Band finished in first place at the Tournament of Band Chapter 6 Group 1 Championships (local area championships) over rival Biglerville 92.15 to 91.95. The band also won the awards for High Music, High Visual, and High Percussion. As a result of the band's score, Donegal is now ranked #1 out of 19 Group 1 bands in the 9 Mid-Atlantic States that comprise the Tournament of Bands circuit! The band competes on Sunday, November 2 at the Tournament of Bands Atlantic Coast Championship against the 18 other bands at Hersheypark Stadium.
Jibril Abu Adra (12) and Adam Hawbaker (10) were each selected to showcase a piece of art work at YArt: Discovering the Next Generation of Young Artists exhibition, which will be presented in Art on the Curved Wall Gallery at Whitaker Center from August 29 through October 31.