McEachern student wins nat’l monologue contest
by MDJ staff
12:47 AM, Tuesday, May 26
McEachern High School rising senior Moye Light, a drama student with Young Voices United Performing Arts School in Marietta, took first place in Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre National August Wilson Monologue Competition this month, reports Dean...

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