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LIT hosts welding competition for high school students
Area high school students took part in a welding competition today.
The main competition at the Lamar Institute of Technology is part of the Texas Rice Festival.
Students competed in two divisions -- junior for 9th and 10th graders and senior for 11th and 12th graders.
Competition heated up in several other categories too.
Welding vendors had giveaways and also held individual skill competitions for the students.
The LIT Welding Technology program director says the competition makes the students step up their game.