The Rowan County School District will be hosting a spelling bee for students from 4th grade through 8th grade. The bee will be held at 7 PM on Thursday, February 16, 2012 at CoffeeTree Books on Main Street.
The district’s four elementary schools and the middle school have held classroom spelling bees and have held school spelling bees to determine the winner and runner-up for each school. The contestants for this year’s spelling bee will be:
Braden Baldridge and Abby L. Caudill (Clearfield Elementary)
Shane Kilgore and Maggie Alden (McBrayer Elementary)
Lani Elswick and Audriana Leon (Rodburn Elementary)
Jordan Whittaker and Nakotah Caudill (Tilden Hogge Elementary)
Glori Gatchell and Starla Wilson (Rowan County Middle School)
The spelling bee, which will be held on the stage at CoffeeTree Books, is free and open to the public.