They danced with newspapers

Front row, L-R: Lexi Seitz, Riley Oxenreider, Hannah Runneberg,
Kennedy Tate. Back: Coach Emily Stover, Kylie Weinhold, Allison
Graff, Sydney Harrold, Tori Reese, Coach Addison Tate.

See? Print is not dead. The Laurens-Marathon dance team danced at state competition in Des Moines Dec. 1 with a novelty routine inspired by the musical “Newsies.” Coach Emily Stover said her assistant Addison Tate is a fan of the musical about New York newsboys. They earned a Division 1 but just missed getting a trophy, tying for fourth place.

Upon close inspection, we noticed they were dancing with The Fort Dodge Messenger and The Des Moines Register.

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