On Wednesday, March 21 the Greene County Legislature presented commendations to the 2018 Greene County Spelling Bee School Champions. These students won their school spelling bees and went on to compete in the the regional bee held at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady. Catskill Elementary School’s champion, Billy McMullen (Grade 5), received the commendation presented by Catskill Legislator Matt Luvera. Billy is pictured here with (left to right) Elementary School Principal John Rivers, Billy’s sister and mother, and Mr. Luvera. Catskill Middle School’s spelling bee champion, Karsen Chiminelli (Grade 7), was also honored by the Legislature but was unable to attend Wednesday’s presentation.