This Saturday, October 28th, the Russell County Mighty Laker Marching Band got the opportunity to compete in the Semi-State and State band competitions. Semi-State was held in Bardstown, Kentucky, and the Lakers placed 1st overall. This placement allowed them to qualify for the State competition later that day at Papa John’s Stadium in Louisvillle, Kentucky. Here, the band preformed their show, “From the Depths of Dark Waters”, and received 2nd in the state, only .1 points behind the winner. This competition concluded the Mighty Laker Marching Band’s extremely successful season.