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March 12, 2014
Stutsman spelling bee winners advance
The Stutsman County Spelling Bee was held Feb. 19 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Jamestown. Sixty-two students representing seven schools participated in the written competition. Twenty-nine students, grades 5-8, participated in the written competition with six advancing...
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March 12, 2014 - 7:57am
March 25, 2013
New Leipzig teen is North Dakota spelling champion
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A New Leipzig teenager will represent North Dakota in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C., in late May. Thirteen-year-old Taylor Roehl outlasted nearly 100 other spellers to win the state bee last Friday. She correctly spelled her final word,...
March 25, 2013 - 2:33pm
August 9, 2012
Champion speller returns to the stage
On the 16-hour drive to Cheyenne, Wyo., with his wife Elsie this week, Larry Grossman listened to his collection of 42 CDs. Instead of music, they're recordings of him saying a series of words and leaving a long enough pause in between each for him to spell the word. The 60-year-old...
August 9, 2012 - 7:49am
June 4, 2010
One from Dakotas in National Spelling Bee finals
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The state spelling bee winner from North Dakota was among the 10 finalists at the 83rd National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C., while the representative from South Dakota was ousted in the semifinals. Shantanu Srivatsa (shan-TAN'-oh sir-VAHT'-sah) of West...
June 4, 2010 - 3:01pm
Two from Dakotas still in National Spelling Bee
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- State spelling bee winners from the Dakotas are among the 48 semifinalists at the 83rd National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. Shantanu Srivatsa (shan-TAN'-oh sir-VAHT'-sah) of West Fargo, N.D., and Sean Calhoun of Yankton, S.D., both are representing their...
June 4, 2010 - 10:40am
February 17, 2010
Heupel named champion speller at County Bee
Courtney Heupel of Medina was the champion speller in the Stutsman County Spelling Bee on Feb. 10 at St. Paul's Methodist Church, Jamestown. Seventy-two students representing six schools participated in the written competition. Heupel is the daughter of Joseph and Faye Heupel and...
February 17, 2010 - 7:47am
October 14, 2009
Hoeven kicking off first Prairie Bee
North Dakota first lady Mikey Hoeven is kicking off the first Prairie Bee with a television promotion where she acknowledges that "she's a word nerd." The campaign encourages businesses, clubs, organizations or church groups to demonstrate their "word nerd" abilities in the Prairie...
October 14, 2009 - 8:11am
March 24, 2009
Heupel wins spelling bee
The Stutsman County Spelling Bee was held March 4 at St. Paul's Methodist Church, Jamestown. Sixty-eight students representing eight schools participated in the written competition. Twenty-four students in grades 5-8 participated in the written competition with 11 advancing to the...
March 24, 2009 - 8:11am
May 31, 2008
N.D. speller misses word at national bee
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- North Dakota's representative to the Scripps National Spelling Bee was eliminated in the second round Thursday after missing the word "ebullient." Nick Gellerman, a home-schooled student from Bismarck, was one of a record 288 spellers who started the preliminary...
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May 31, 2008 - 12:00am