From Manchester schools:
The winners of the National Geographic Geography Bee at Manchester Middle School were recognized at the February 19, 2014 Board of Education meeting.
Robert Morris, coordinator of the contest, presented trophies to First Place winner James Cuber (gr. 8) and Third Place winner Justin George (gr. 6). Second Place winner Joseph Pender (gr. 8) was not present at the meeting.
Mr. Morris said that the Geography Bee is a very rigorous competition and winning at the school level is an excellent accomplishment. Superintendent of Schools, Mr. David Trethaway, also congratulated the winners and presented them with Hawk pins.