Four junior high students took the top spots in the local spelling contest Wednesday and will represent Neligh-Oakdale in the Antelope County Spelling Bee next week.
Neligh-Oakdale 7th and 8th grade students who will be competing are Rachel Higgins, Haley Kerkman, Natasha Peinke and Cade Wilkinson.
The county-wide contest will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 25 in the Neligh American Legion.
110 E 4th Street
Neligh, NE 68756