FCMS Chloe Carter wins County Spelling Bee

By Elaine Owen, Editor ~~
The Fannin County School System Spelling Bee was held Jan. 31 at the BOE office. Participants were: Jade Dlugokinski, Blue Ridge Elementary; Cole White, East Fannin Elementary, Fox Sharp, West Fannin. and Chloe Carter, Fannin County Middle School.
All spellers sailed through the first round. In the second, Dlugokinski misspelled frolic (frolick), and Fox Sharp misspelled ditto, “dido.”
In the third round, Cole White spelled ballot “ballet.” Chloe Carter spelled “cruiser” then “ninja” correctly and was declared winner of the FCSS Bee.