The Bath County District Spelling Bee was held February 8 at 1:30 at the Bath Co. Board of Education. Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Women’s Federation attended with a donation of $100 to the winner again this year. The winner, sixth grader Nikki McCarty, goes on to the State Bee for the chance to win a savings bond, gift certificate and trophy. The Kentucky Derby State Spelling Bee will be held at the PNC Club at the Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium in Louisville on Saturday, March 9th.
6th Grade Winner: Nikki McCarty
Runner-up: Grace McCorquodale
7th Grade Winner: Stone Barrett
Runner-up: Mykenzie Flannery
8th Grade Winner: Allen Thomas
Runner-up: Destiny Corey