Keira McGuire is a health reporter and multimedia producer for WITF and PA Post. She hosts and produces Transforming Health television programs as well as other shows and documentaries for WITF’s Original Productions. McGuire produced the Emmy Award winning series HealthSmart for the last ten years. Keira previously worked at WBFF in Baltimore and WMDT in Salisbury as a reporter and anchor. She’s a graduate of Towson University.
The results are in!
Congratulations to the following 34 spellers who scored highest on the written portion of the WITF Central PA Spelling Bee:
Hudson Alas Mechanicsburg MS/SD
Colin Baust-Crain Southern MS, Southern York Co SD
Ellen Boldt York Suburban MS/SD
Nathan Book Yellow Breeches MS, South Middleton SD
Vikram Kakaria Eagle View MS, Cumberland Valley SD
Viseth Meng South Lebanon ES, Cornwall-Lebanon SD
Lucas Moran South Eastern MS/SD
Rushil Negandhi Good Hope MS, Cumberland Valley SD
Matt O’Brien Southern MS, Southern York Co SD
Rohan Panchwagh Dallastown Area MS/SD
Destiny Primeau Leib ES, Dover Area SD
Gabriela Przybylski Middletown Area MS/SD
Srihari Rajesh Eagle View MS, Cumberland Valley SD
Ria Sai Mechanicsburg MS/SD
Surabi Shanmugam Eagle View MS, Cumberland Valley SD
Ganga Siddam Infinity Charter School, Harrisburg
Gurleen Singh Northern Lebanon MS/SD
Emilie Smith Dallastown Area MS/SD
Jessica M. Smithson Bermudian Springs MS/SD
Christine Stavropoulos Palmyra Area MS/SD
Alina Tran Northern MS, Northern York Co SD
Isabela Virginia Wilson St. Joseph School, Mechanicsburg
Emerson Zobal Selinsgrove Area MS/SD
These 34 spellers scored the highest on the written portion of WITF’s Central PA Spelling Bee. The written test was held at WITF on January 21st and consisted of 50 spelling words and 50 vocabulary words. These spellers will now advance to the oral competition which will take place at WITF on February 24th. The oral competition will be broadcast on WITF TV. The winner of the WITF Central PA Spelling Bee will move on to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee near Washington, DC!
Congratulations to all of the spellers who participated in WITF’s written competition. What an accomplishment! Good luck to those moving on to the oral spelling bee!
Don’t forget to watch the WITF Central PA Spelling Bee when it airs on February 25th at 6pm on WITF!