88-year-old wins inaugural senior spelling bee

You've reached 4 FREE premium stories this month

Simply register to continue. It's free.

Register Learn more

Already registered? Click here to login.

Jeanette Noble, 92, closes her eyes and thinks as she spells a word at Summit Glen Retirement Community's first spelling bee Thursday, September 27, 2012. Noble placed second in the event, losing on the word chaotic. Photo by MICHAEL CIAGLO/The Gazette