About 850 teams represented their area in the largest creative problem solving program in the world. The Odyssey of the Mind 39th World Finals was held this past Memorial day weekend at Iowa State University with teams competing from China, Hong Kong, Great Britain as well as all over the United States. The SoCo Odyssey team was the first team from South County to ever make World Finals. The team received their state medals in Newport News where they were congratulated by the superintendent of Newport News schools. At World Finals, South County High School received 18th place out of 53 competing teams in their problem division!! Congratulations!