CHEER UP 2021: ‘Hopeful’ is word for next year

Dalton High School seniors Melanie Gerber and Jordyn Miller, at right, lead the varsity cheerleading squad during a basketball game this season. (PHOTOS BY LISA McGINTY LMc Photography) PHOTO BY LISA McGINTY | LMc Photography Dalton senior Sydney Christian back flips at a basketball game this season. DALTON  No pep rallies. Masks at the ready. No competitions. The high…

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Dalton cheerleaders place 6th at state

PHOTO SUBMITTED DGKN staff report They only had 2 minutes and 30 seconds to impress the judges and Dalton’s cheerleaders did just that. Dalton’s cheer team  represented their school well Sunday at the Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrators state competition in Columbus. The squad of 11 students ranging from freshmen to seniors placed sixth…

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Dalton cheers all the way to state

Lily Groff during last year’s basketball season and Marissa Weaver during this year’s basketball season. PHOTOS BY LISA McGINTY | LMc Photography Eleven Dalton cheerleaders are heading to the state competition March 1. PHOTO PROVIDED DALTON The road to a state cheerleading competition in March has been short, but challenging and exciting for Dalton’s cheerleaders.…

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