N.R. Burger Middle School Junior Beta Club recently attended the National Junior Beta State Convention, held on March 24-25, 2014, at the Bancorp Arena in Tupelo, Mississippi. While at convention, the club participated in numerous academic, talent, and craft competitions, most of which were centered around the 80th Anniversary and history of Beta Club. The N.R. Burger Betas' competitive spirit earned the club four invitations to compete at the National Junior Beta Club Convention in Richmond, Virginia, on June 21-24, 2014.
Group Talent - The 22 cast members' rousing baseball themed "History of Beta" earned the group a top 5 finish on the final day of competition.
Living Literature - 2nd Place for "In Moves Pippi" - Living Literature cast members: Myles Johnson, Mina Burton, Talya King, Zaccheus Wilson, and Jacobi Polk
Wreath - 2nd Place: Club Project
Tshirt Design - 3rd Place: Myles Johnson, Zaccheus Wilson, and Micah Baskin
Watercolor - 3rd Place: Kayla Campbell
2012-2013 Beta Club Officers Announced
Tis' the Season for Service Projects
(L to R) First Row: Kymbrazha Glover, Cambre Leverette, Kaelin Travis, Jalah Singleton, Amarius Jenkins, Zhariah Hubbard, and Tamara Myles
Second Row: Shalonda Preston, Cenita Adams, Devin Lang, Bryony Murphy, Andrea Green, Ryone Thompson, and Danny Hughes
Third Row: Lee Sims, Charles Anderson, and Marcus Pope
2011-2012 Beta Club Officers Announced
BETA CLUB ATTENDS NATIONAL CONVENTION
The purpose of the National Beta Club shall be to promote the ideals of character, service and leadership among elementary and secondary school students, to reward meritorious achievement and to encourage and assist students in continuing their education after high school.