beeA student from Kingman won the 2015 Mohave County Spelling Bee. Winners of preliminary spelling bees held at 28 schools around the county competed for the title on January 30. White Cliffs Middle School 7th grader Bridgette Smith claimed the title, correctly spelling “pretzel” and “stoic”, back to back. Evan McMillan from Oro Grande School finished second, followed by Trinity Hartman from Fox Creek Junior High School. Smith will represent Mohave County at the March 21 state spelling bee in Phoenix.