READ LaPorte County Inc. announces the winning teams at its annual Spell Bowl held on March 29, 2017.
First place went to the Super Principals: Denise Sanders, Diane Szynal, Donna Biggs and Justin Biggs. They received pizza and bread coupons donated by Marco’s Pizza. Their names will be added to the traveling trophy.
Second place went to Michelle & Friends. Each member received a bag of candy donated by Little Chocolates. Third place went to LaPorte County Public Library. Each member received a sandwich coupon donated by Jimmy John’s.
Winning the spirit award for costumes, table decorations and spirit during the event was the Dunebrook Divas. Each member received a Culver’s gift card.
A total of 15 teams participated.
A spelligan activity in which participants could challenge others to spell a word was also held. Prize donors included Jimmy John’s and Family Express.
The $1,000 Super Sponsor of the event was LaPorte Hospital. The $250 sponsor was American Licorice. Other donors were the VFW, Connie Shei and Judi Ridley.