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12:59 pm
Thu November 14, 2013

Nashville, Benton High School Students on Local TV Quiz Show

Top students from Nashville and Benton High Schools compete on WSIU's Scholastic Hi-Q.
Credit Pearl Franz

Top students from Nashville Community High School will compete against Benton Consolidated High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams. The half-hour episode will air on WSIU-TV 8/WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), on Sunday, November 17 at 5pm, with a repeat on Sunday, November 24 at 9:30am.

Produced and hosted by SIUC students, Scholastic Hi-Q is a competitive game show series featuring scholar bowl teams from over 30 area high schools. Team members answer questions from a variety of disciplines, including art, geography, history, literature, math, music and science. The winning school of each game advances to subsequent rounds until they are either eliminated by another team or advance to the championship match.