2018 Council 5754 Spelling Bee Winners
The Knights of Columbus Council 5754 hosted the Sangamon Valley Spelling Bee Contest on 28 Jan 2018 at the Council Hall in downtown Petersburg. Eighteen (18) local contestants – representing grades 3 thru 8 – participated in the event with several observers in standing room only. Winners participated in nineteen rounds.
Following are the 2017 Winners of the local Spelling Bee Contest – winner information form attached:
1st Place – Hunter King, Tallula IL
2nd Place – Nate Keller, Petersburg IL
3rd Place – Jacob Brant, Petersburg IL
In the picture, the winners are shown from left to right, Jacob Brant, Hunter King, Nate Keller and Deputy Grand Knight Art Heetel. The top two winners received kindle readers and third place a soft-sided dictionary. All contestants received participation certificates. The host, pronouncer, and judges represent the Knights and their spouses.