Spelling Bee Championship
ELMIRA---(WENY) Friday afternoon, two Elmira middle schools faced off in a spelling bee championship!
Ernie Davis and Broadway middle schools went head-to-head for a chance to be named spelling champion!
It's the third in a series of spelling bees both schools held separately, before coming together Friday.
Elmira Mayor Sue Skidmore and Corning-Elmira NAACP President Georgia Verdier were also in attendance.
The spelling bees have been put on by Willie Owens and Troy Council of Program For Peace- in an effort to bring the two schools together before their fall merger next school year.