The Parkway Transportation Department won three trophies in the regional School Bus Safe Driving Competition. Drivers have to take a written exam, identify six defective items on a school bus and maneuver through a challenging course that includes 10 specific driving skills. Brian Coker and Greg Zemblidge earned first- and second-place individual trophies, respectively. As a team, the Transportation Department received a fourth-place trophy.
On June 19-20, the Parkway Rodeo, which included Zembledge, Ray Pesselato and Erricka Moorehead, competed at the state level and placed second. In individual competition, Zembledge came in second place, Pesselato received fifth place, and Moorehead received third place in the rookie division.