4/4/2014 5:33 PM
by Rachael Cardin
ATHENS - A state-wide geographic bee is held on Friday to
name the states' winners; those who will go on to the next round of
Concord University hosted the 2014 West Virginia
Geographic Fee Friday for the 55 final contestants. Those competing range from
grades 4 -8 and come from schools across the state. This event is organized by
the National Geographic Society and is sponsored by Google.
State winners will advance to the national competition in
Washington DC. The National Geographic Bee will be held May 19th through the 21st
of this year.