CHAMPION: Coesse student wins 2018 Whitley County Spelling Bee

Staff Writer

The 2018 Whitley County Spelling Bee contestants (pictured above from left) were Madison Cripe (South Whitley Elementary), Ethan Hess (Churubusco Elementary), Breckden Lizak (Little Turtle Elementary), Maxwell McKinney (Coesse Elementary), Jordan Potter (Indian Springs Middle School), Natalie Sheets (Northern Heights Elementary) and JT Whitacre (Mary Raber Elementary). each participated after winning their respective school spelling bees. McKinney, a fifth grader, took first place in the spelling bee.

For full details of the event, grab a copy of today's edition of The Post & Mail, available at newsstands and convenience stores throughout Whitley County.