One Columbian sister is following in her brother’s footsteps… or marching shoes.
Drum major Nate Edwards stands at the front of Marching Mizzou, shouting orders and directing musical changes with an elaborate twist of his hands. Three miles away, on the Hickman High School football field, his sister, Ella Edwards, is doing the exact same thing.
The children of Sheri and Chris Edwards, Nate and Ella both hold drum major positions at their respective schools for the 2007–08 school year.
Read the rest of the story, from the Columbia Missourian.
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