Danville Express

Newsfront - September 21, 2007

Spelling champ meets the president

Danville spelling champ Evan O'Dorney, 14, winner of the 2007 Scripps Spelling Bee Champion, met with President Bush in the Oval Office in Washington, D.C., on Monday, Sept. 17. He was accompanied by his mom Jennifer, who is also his homeschool teacher, and his dad Mike.

Evan won the national competition in May by correctly spelling the word "serrefine."


There are no comments yet for this post

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: *

Choose a category: *

Since this is the first comment on this story a new topic will also be started in Town Square! Please choose a category that best describes this story.

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields