February 27, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
Top five, plus alternate, to compete April 20 in FuldaWORTHINGTON An academic endeavor to which the student population was not indifferent took place Wednesday morning in the Worthington Middle School (WMS) media center. Parents were obliged to sit vigil, full of curiosity to see which of the school’s top 11 fifth- and sixth-grade spellers would salivate to be the representatives at the Southwest Minnesota Spelling Bee in Fulda on April 20.
February 5, 2013 in The Osakis Review
Aubrey Koep wins 2013 Osakis Spelling Bee Championship Continue Reading
January 31, 2013 in The Osakis Review
Aubrey Koep won the championship on Thursday Continue Reading
March 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A homeschooled 12-year-old from Greenfield will represent Minnesota at the national spelling bee in Washington, D.C. in May. Continue Reading
June 3, 2011 in West Central Tribune
It went on and on and on. Five spellers who seemingly had memorized the entire dictionary simply could not be stumped with any word tossed their way. It was getting late, way past bedtime and well beyond the time slot allotted by ESPN for its telecast.
February 22, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
Worthington Middle School students compete in annual spelling bee
WORTHINGTON Samba a rhythmic, Brazilian ballroom dance of African origin. S-a-m-b-a. Samba.
With that word, sixth-grader Julia Luke spelled her way to the 2011 fifth- and sixth-grade spelling bee championship Tuesday at Worthington Middle School. Continue Reading
November 17, 2010 in West Central Tribune
Ridgewater College production runs through Saturday Continue Reading
September 6, 2010 in INFORUM
On a recent family bike ride, I called over to my husband as the trail neared a neighborhood park.
“Should we stop at the P-L-A-Y-G-R-O-U-N-D,” I said, using the spelling tactic to float the idea without getting our 2-year-old daughter, Eve, too excited about the prospect. Continue Reading