For the fourth consecutive year Columbus Tech will play host to area eighth graders in a spirited math competition called MATHCOUNTS. This year, 95 students from 13 Muscogee and Harris County middle schools will participate.
The students will compete in Carl Patrick Hall from 9 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. with a lunch break at 11:30 p.m.
Top students advance to the state and national level.
The program at Columbus Tech has been organized by the Georgia Society of Professional Engineers.
Participating schools are Arnold Magnet, Baker, Blackmon Road, Brookstone, Don C. Faith, Double Churches, Harris County-Carver, Marshall, Richards, St. Anne, St. Luke and Veterans Memorial.