By Kitsey E. Burns
February 27, 2014
McKinley Wood, a fourth-grade student at Jonesville Elementary School, won the Yadkin County District Spelling Bee on Feb. 19. Assistant Superintendent Myra Cox presented the award.
Students in grades three through eight competed in the Yadkin County District Spelling Bee on Feb. 19. Participants are, front row, from left, America Diaz (Courtney Elem.), Jerardo Joaquin (Fall Creek Elem.), McKinley Wood (Jonesville Elem.), Haylee Wilson (Boonville Elem.), Kylee Johnson (East Bend Elem.); and, back row, Jacob Nance (Forbush Middle), Riley Dimmette (West Yadkin Elem.), Amia Walker, (Starmount Middle), Laura Sloan (Yadkinville Elem.), Athan Wilson (Forbush Elem.).