The Roland-Story Jazz Band finished in first place at the fifth annual Triton Jazz Festival held at the Iowa Central Community College in Fort Dodge on Friday, Jan. 12. A total of 33 schools participated in the two-day festival. High school bands that competed in Class 2A included: Garner-Hayfield-Ventura, MVAOCOU, Manson NW Webster, Ogden, Pocahontas Area, Roland-Story, South Hamilton, Southeast Valley and Woodward-Granger. Megan Danielson, alto saxophone; Matthew Mehrtens, trombone; and Alayna Ringsby, piano, were chosen as outstanding soloists. Pictured are band director Kevin Masemann and student Emily Ruben. Contributed photo