Custer County Spelling Bee finalists
The annual Custer County Spelling Bee was held February 8, 2011 at the Broken Bow Municipal Building. Representative students from all six Custer County Schools and two home-school students arrived to test their spelling knowledge. After three rounds, 13 students advanced to the finals. Two rounds later, a spell-off was held to determine the winner.
Finalists (in photo) included (front row from left) Ellie Wells, Anselmo-Merna; Gracie Williams, Broken Bow; Jordan Linn, Broken Bow (tie 3rd); Colton Eggleston, Broken Bow (runner-up); Dakota Seng, Callaway (champion); Matt Jameson, Ansley (tie 3rd); Kendra Henry, Ansley; (back row from left) Isaac Stallbaumer, Callaway; Alyssa Bailey, Ansley; Libbie Cramer, Anselmo-Merna; Vayle Berger, Callaway; Morgan Eggleston, Arnold; and Tara Geiser, Anselmo-Merna.
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