On Saturday, September 28, the Wayne County High School War Eagle Marching Band travelled to West Lauderdale High School to compete against 15 other area bands. They received the following awards.
* All Superior ratings in Band, drum major, colorguard & Percussion
* Best in Class Drum Major Award
* Best in Class Percussion Award
* Best in Class Band Award
*1st place in Division 2
* Overall Grand Champion
The War Eagle band will be in competition again on October 12, at Neshoba Central High School and will be hosting 21 visiting bands at Wayne County High School on Saturday, October 19.