UNIONDALE - A local choir is singing and dancing its way to the top of the charts.

The Uniondale High School Show Choir is headed to the national championships after scoring one of the top four spots last week in a preliminary competition in Manhattan. 

Choir director Lynette Carr-Hicks says she is overjoyed by her students' drive to defend their current title.

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