Linda O'Dell, County School Superintendent, announces that the Gila County Spelling Bee has been scheduled for Friday, Feb. 1.
Districts and private schools who registered with the national spelling bee are eligible to participate. For more information, call Julie Vasquez at (928) 425-3231 ext. 8783.
This year, the spelling bee will again be held at Miami High School Auditorium, 4635 E. Ragus Rd., Globe. The spelling bee will begin promptly at 1 p.m. and it is open to the public. The winner of the county bee is invited to participate in the state spelling bee which will be held March 29.