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Spelling Bee Championship

Spelling Bee

      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.