03/06/2018: "Winners In Rotary 13th Annual Spelling Bee"
( L to R: Meg Carrie, Marcia King -IG photo)
“Hydrogen” was the correct spelling for Marcia King, a 7th grader from the Friday Harbor Middle School, the first-place winner at the 13th Annual Rotary Spelling Bee on March 1.
Marcia received a trophy, a check for $100. Her 7th grade class, taught by Mr. McMain, was awarded $200, and her school received $300.
In second place was Meg Carrier, a 7th grader from Friday Harbor Middle School. Meg received a trophy, a check for $75. Her class taught by Mr. McMain, received $150, and her school was awarded $200.
The other 20 participants received a medal in appreciation for their participation. The calmer of nerves was Bob Jarman, pronouncer: Carol Linde, judges: Mary Sliger and Carla Wright. Medals were given by Cyndy Gislason and Yvonne Swanberg.
Cookies by Carrie Unpingo.