CASSTOWN — Miami East Junior High School announced the winners of their recent geography and spelling bees.
Seventh grader Christopher Joe VanPelt, 12, of Fletcher was the winner of the geography bee. He is the son the TJ and Carol VanPelt.
The geography bee had 36 participants and was coordinated by Alan Russell.
Eighth grader A.J. Christian, 14, of Troy was the winner of the spelling bee and the runner-up of the geography bee. He is the son of Vanessa and Brad Christian.
The spelling bee was coordinated by Jenna Dailey, seventh and eighth grade English language arts teacher.