An 8th-grade student won the Chillicothe Middle School Spelling Bee on Tuesday, January 28th. According to CMS ELA teacher Mrs. Stephanie Conaway, Lucas Mettler was the overall champion as well as the 8th grade winner.
Photo by Demarko Simmons
CMS ELA teacher Miss Rachel Henry said the spelling bee went 18 rounds.
Mettler can now take an online test to qualify for the spring's Regional Spelling Bee in Athens.
Photo by Trenton Woods
Overall Winner: Lucas Mettler
8th Grade Winner: Lucas Mettler
8th Grade Runner-Up: Breanna Southwick
7th Grade Winner: Anastasiaa Sumarina
7th Grade Runner-Up: Ragena Baker
Pictured L to R: Ragena Baker, Lucas Mettler, Ms. Clark, Breanna Southwick, Anastasiaa Sumarina, and Miss Henry.
Photo by Stephanie Conaway