North Adams Elementary names annual Spelling Bee winners


North Adams Elementary held its school Spelling Bee on Dec. 14 where 36 spellers vied for the top four spots to represent NAES in the Adams County/Ohio Valley School District Spelling Bee on Feb. 8, 2018. The participants in the Bee are pictured above: Front row, from left, Addison Shupert, Kendrick Fithen, Colin Tolle, Preston Call, Nathan Whalen, Isabelle Grooms, Beau Hesler, Logan Shupert, Samuel Gravel, Xander Beam, and R2 Dunkin; Second row, from Cooper Roush, Gabe Zamaripa, and Paige Evans; Third row, from left, Isaiah Roessler, Caleb Iler, Myla Erwin, Alanna Mays, Gage White, Hayden Schweickart, Nick Fletcher, Sierra Scales, Michael Downs, Konnor Rogers, and Breestin Schweickart; Back row, from left, Trinity Perdue, Johnnie Shumate, Cody Hesler, Mya Leasure, Ryan Shelton, David Raines, Alexis Jones, Levi Jones, Adam Scott, Ethan Taylor, and Nora Gray.


The four winners who will represent NAES in the County Spelling Bee are pictured at the left. Left to right, Nathan Whalen (Sixth Grade)- Fourth Place, Isabelle Grooms (Sixth Grade)- Third Place, Beau Hesler (Fourth Grade)- Second Place, and Logan Shupert (Sixth Grade)- First Place.