Written by Hillsboro Free Press Tuesday, 29 January 2013 13:31
Students vie to represent their schools at Marion County spelling bee
These Hillsboro Elementary School students convey an array of emotions as they await their next word in the school spelling bee Thursday. Pictured from left are third-grader Isabelle Whorton, fifth-grader Bailey Keough, and second-graders Paige Gore and Katie Rempel.
Bailey and Sarah went on to place third and second, respectively. For more on school spelling bees in Hillsboro and Peabody-Burns this past week, see Schools, Page 9A.