Pictured left to right are Spelling Bee winner Ashlyn Pinkerton (gr. 5) and runner up Elizabeth Witham (gr. 8) who competed with 28 other WBMS students in the annual West Branch Middle School Spelling Bee.
Mrs. Amy Criss organized the event this year with the help of judges Penny DeShields, Amy Criss, and Susan Moss. Retired teacher and principal Len Slack was the reader for the spelling bee.
Ashlyn will represent West Branch Middle School at the Vindicator Regional Spelling Bee in March.