Sixth-grader Lydia Talsma (right) poses with Alexia Vander Pol after Talsma edged Vander Pol to win the fourth- through eighth-grade Edgerton Christian Grade School spelling bee last week. Talsma, who won the event for the second year in a row, will next compete at a Redwood Falls event on Feb. 4. Other classroom winners in the spelling bee were Derek Kortleever, Kiera DeBoer, Aidan Schaap, Grant Busker, Levi Eshuis, Gracelyn Fick, Brooklyn Haan, Lauren Van Stelten, Ryan Pap, Judd Prouty, Jordan Van Dam and Stetson Decker. (Submitted photo)
The fourth- through eighth-grade Edgerton Christian Grade School spelling bee took place last week.