The annual Tillamook County Spelling bee was held February 25 in the Wirick Hall of the Tillamook Church of the Nazarene.
Winners of the classroom spelling bees were invited to participate at the county level.
Students were divided into three divisions: Division I –first through fifth grade, Division II – sixth through eighth grade, Division III – high school.
The winners of Division I were: (1st) John Hughes of East elementary, (2nd) Adan Rios of East elementary, (3rd) Amy Woodruff, of Homeschoolers group.
The winners of Division II wereL (1st) Holly Woodruff of Homeschoolers group, (2) Nycole Kimber of Nestucca Junior High, (3) Dinah Schultz of Neah-Kah-Nie Middle School.
The winners of Division III were: (1st) Juliet Charles of Neah-Kah-Nie High School , (2nd) Kaylah Bridges of Neah-Kah-Nie High School, (3rd) Austin Hain of Neah-Kah-Nie High School.