Published: January 13, 2012
Spelling Bee winners: Roosevelt Elementary School in McDonald had its 2012 Spelling Bee on Jan. 11 at McDonald High School. Principal Dave Vecchione, left, stands with students who finished in top spots. From left to right are Jared Helco, third place; Braden Rupe, first place; and Abbie Matig, second place. Spelling Bee instructor Martha Justice is at far right. This is the second consecutive year that Braden has finished in first place.