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Spelling bee

March 3, 2018
These students excelled at the WMS 5th/6th grade Spelling Bee on Wednesday. From left (in order of their finish), are: Morgan Junker (first place); Samantha Cortez (second place); Diego Ramos Loza (third place); Caden Van Briesen (fourth place); Quinn Benz (fifth place); and Isaac Kinser (alternate). (Special to The Globe)
Superlative spellers: WMS 5/6 grade spelling bee occurs
March 3, 2018 - 7:31am
May 30, 2017
Anamika Veeramani (left) and Anamika Veeramani. Reuters
U.S. spelling bee champs find success after sting of defeat
May 30, 2017 - 10:33am
April 23, 2017
The WMS spelling team placed third at Saturday’s SW Minnesota Spelling Bee at Windom. Pictured are (from left): Angel Granados, Citlali Chavez Vega, Samantha Cortez, Kee Thaw and Micah Truesdell. (Special to the Daily Globe)
WMS spellers notch third place at SW MN Spelling Bee
April 23, 2017 - 8:42pm
April 4, 2017
Co-champions Nihar Saireddy Janga and Jairam Jagadeesh Hathwar (right) hold their trophy upon completion of the final round of Scripps National Spelling Bee at National Harbor in Maryland, U.S. May 26, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File
New U.S. spelling bee rules aim to prevent T-I-E-S
April 4, 2017 - 2:18pm
March 7, 2017
The top six students in Tuesday’s Worthington Middle School 5th/6th Grade Spelling Bee will compete April 22 at the Southwest Minnesota Spelling Bee in Windom. Shown are (from left): alternate Mia Nixon; Samantha Cortez, first place; Micah Truesdell, second place; Kee Thaw, third place; Angel Granados, fourth place; and Citlali Chavez Vega, fifth place. (Special to the Daily Globe)
Cortez captures first place in WMS 5th/6th grade spelling bee
March 7, 2017 - 8:50pm
April 10, 2016
The top five spellers display their trophies: Jenna Hoffman, WMS, in fourth place (from left); Logan Steinle, MCC, in fifth place; Liam Raymon, HBC, in third place;  Nathaniel Anderson, JCC, second place; and champion speller Abel Piper from Fulda. Tim Middagh/Daily Globe
WMS students win regional spelling bee
April 10, 2016 - 9:05pm
February 17, 2016
Sixth-graders (from left) Kyra Van Briesen, Abby Bristol, Angie Hurtado Rivera, Casey Salinas, Alec Langerud and Jenna Hoffman were the top spellers at the WMS annual fifth- and sixth-grade spelling bee Wednesday. They will represent WMS as a team at the home-hosted Southwest Minnesota Spelling Bee on April 9. Submitted Photo
S-U-C-C-E-S-S: Hoffman, Langerud notch first, second place in WMS spelling bee
February 17, 2016 - 8:51pm
February 11, 2016
Region Spelling Bee champion Kalea Appel poses Wednesday with her award. Submitted Photo
Appel takes the crown at SWWC spelling bee
February 11, 2016 - 8:32pm
April 19, 2015
The Worthington Middle School spelling team finished second overall at the 2015 SW Minnesota Spelling Bee. Shown are (from left) Logan Immens (second place overall), Jordan Melendez, Samara Nordby (third place overall; she holds the team’s trophy), alternate Taylor Ponto and Suvanon Inthirath. Missing from photo: Karissa Maxwell. Submitted photo
WMS team runner-up to Windom at SW MN Spelling Bee
April 19, 2015 - 8:08pm
February 18, 2015
The top six finishers of Worthington Middle School’s 2015 Spelling Bee show off their awards and dictionaries. From left to right: Suvanon Inthirath, Samara Nordby, Jordan Melendez, Jenna Hoffman, Logan Immens and Karissa Maxwell. Robin Baumgarn/Daily Globeplay button
Nordby spells her way to the top of the bee
February 18, 2015 - 8:44pm
April 13, 2014
The Worthington Middle School team placed first (out of nine schools) in the team competition at Saturday’s Southwest Minnesota Spelling Bee in Slayton. From left are sixth-graders Jeanette Juarez, Hannah Barrie, Payton Sauerbrei (third place individual finisher), Katie O’Donnell and Bryce Olsen. WMS seventh-grader Davis Moore, (far right) was the 2013 bee champion. Submitted Photo
WMS claims top team title at Southwest MN Spelling Bee
April 13, 2014 - 9:09pm
February 19, 2014
Ten students participated in the annual fifth- and sixth-grade spelling bee Wednesday at the Worthington Middle School. Erin Trester/Daily Globe
WMS students spell their way to the top
February 19, 2014 - 9:18pm
April 12, 2010
After a mighty battle, Joseph Arends of Windom comes up with the correct spelling of "exasperate" to win the 2010 Southwest Minnesota Spelling Bee. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)
Spelling Bee honors go to Windom students
April 12, 2010 - 12:00am
February 13, 2010
Kari Lucin/Daily Globe
Teacher Hollie Hibma congratulates fifth-grader Emily Shaffer on winning the Prairie Elementary Spelling Bee Friday.
Prairie Elementary Spelling Bee champion named
February 13, 2010 - 12:00am
April 6, 2009
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Murray County Central's Heidi Bau shows off her first place trophy during award presentations at the Southwest Minnesota Regional Spelling Bee at the elementary school in Slayton.
MCC's Heidi Bau is regional spelling bee winner
April 6, 2009 - 12:00am