The annual Spelling Bee was held at Manchester Elementary on Wednesday, Feb. 24. Landon Leonard, eighth grade, was the Spelling Bee Champion, earning that title by correctly spelling the words “planetarium and inhabitant.” Pictured, from left, Nick Roberts, MES Principal, Landon Leonard, First Place, Sam Crevier (eighth grade) Second Place, Aaron Lucas (fifth grade) Third Place, and Romona Applegate, Spelling Bee Coordinator.
The annual Spelling Bee was held at Manchester Elementary on Wednesday, Feb. 24. There were 26 students, grades 4-8, participating. They are pictured here: Front row, from left, Jai Tackett, Sammie McCarty, Aaron Lucas, Ryan Scott, Skylar Grooms, Shawna Bryant, Gracee Thatcher, Ryland Wikoff, and Dylan Wages; Middle row, from left, Isabelle Ricketts, Hali Kimberly, Hannah Richmond, Dylan Pringle, Joelle Jolly, and Kendall Hitchcock; Back row, from left, Lexi Thomas, Sierra Shelton, Kiersten Saunders, Andrea Parker, Landon Leonard, Tyler Blizzard, Trinity Bell, Zach James, Dylan Adams, Sam Creiver, and Daryan Rigsby.