Spelling bee winners were announced recently, with Marshall County won by Karla Cruz, a Marysville 7th grader. Devlin Ogg, 4th grade at Frankfort, was runner up, and Xander Hull, an 8th grade student at Frankfort was third.
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Washington County winner was Claire Beikman, and Elijah Meier was runner up. Both are 8th grade students at Linn Lutheran.
In Nemaha County, Ryan Uphaus, a 7th grade student at St. Peter and Paul won first, Alyssa Frye, 7th grade at Nemaha Central was runner up, and Miles Wimberly, 8th grade at Centralia finished third.