Verona Elementary School held its annual Spelling Bee on Friday, Jan. 19. There were three participants from each of the fourth, fifth, and sixth grade classes. The participants were selected from Class Spelling Bees held at an earlier time. Contributed photo
Verona Elementary School held its annual Spelling Bee on Friday, Jan. 19.
This year’s Verona Elementary spelling bee winner is sixth grader, Sam Pinkley, son of Vince and Dora Pinkley. He will represent Verona at the 41st annual Joplin Globe Spelling Bee at Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School in Joplin on March 19. Contributed photo