Students from nine counties traveled to Fairbury Jr./Sr. High School to participate in the District Spelling Bee.
To compete in the district competition, students had to place in the top four during the county competitions. For all of the photos from Jefferson County’s spelling bee, click here.
(Photo Contributed By Rose Wiegert)
Here are the fifth and sixth grade winners:
Front row, l-r: 1st, Alice Coehoorn, York County; 2nd, Kaleb Whitmore, Clay County; 3rd Trey Harms, York County; 4th Lily Houston, York County; 5th Coen Hummel, Jefferson County; Back Row, l-r: 6th Nolan Eickhoff, Seward County; 7th Talon Teahon, Hamilton County; 8th Elianah Wunderlich, Seward County; 9th Elijah Mumm, Thayer County; 10th Payton, Schmidt, Jefferson County.
(Photo Contributed by Rose Wiegert)
Here are the seventh and eighth grade winners:
Back Row l-r: 10th Wynema Stracener, York County; 9th Alex Johnson, Hamilton County; 8th Madalyn Viger, Seward County; 7th Brynn Novotny, Jefferson County; 6th Natalie Hueske, Jefferson County; Front Row l-r: 1st Katherine Malousek, Saline County; 2nd Timothy Backhus, Seward County; 3rd Grace Eastin, Clay County; 4th Jonathan Janssen, Pawnee County; 5th Sydney Christensen, Seward County.