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Spelling Bee winner spells “prolix” correctly

Posted: Friday, February 12, 2021

Metro Kiwanis hosted the 2021 Huntington County Spelling Bee at Crestview Middle School February 8. The spelling bee champion is Lynnsey Degitz, Riverview Middle School and the runner up was Logan Walter, Andrews Elementary School.

Pronouncer for the spelling bee was Dr. Luke Fetters, Huntington University. Judges were Sue Ellet, Kevin Amick and Steve Williams. The champion was crowned after six championship rounds with Degitz correctly spelling prolix.

It has not yet been determined if the Fort Wayne Regional Spelling Bee will be held. If held Degitz will represent Huntington County.

Shown in the photo at left are Lynnsey Degitz, Huntington County Spelling Bee champion and runner up, Logan Walter.