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Spelling bee is Tuesday in Pearl City

PEARL CITY – The Carroll, Jo Daviess and Stephenson County Regional Spelling Bee will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Pearl City School, 100 S. Summit St.

Participating schools and spellers are:

Chadwick-Milledgeville: Hannah Foster and Wyatt Meiners.

Dakota: Dawson Stache and Violet Micheletto.

Eastland: Shelby Groezinger and Ella Gunderson.

Freeport: Mylah Oswalt and Kira Pool.

Lena-Winslow: Sarah Geiseman and Madalyn Schierloh.

Orangeville: JuliAna Patterson and Elwyn Thomm.

Pearl City: Natalie Greene and Rhett Forth.

River Ridge: Quinten Atutis and Kayla Diehl.

Stockton: Landon Warner and Oliver McPeek.

Warren: Evan Trone and Teagan Sabinson.

West Carroll: Madison Dyson and Emma Herrell.

Northern Illinois Christian Home Educators: Rebekah Visel and Emily Elmore.

The winner will advance to the National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C.

Donations are being accepted to help send the winner to Washington. Mail donations to Regional Office of Educatin No. 8, Spelling Bee Fund, 27 S. State Ave., Suite 101, Freeport, IL 61032.

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