Hickory Elementary School held its 2008 Geography Bee on Dec. 12.
A written test was given to all students in the fourth and fifth grades. The 10 finalists competed in the Geography Bee.
The first-place winner was Jacob Pugh, a fourth-grader. The second-place winner was Kyleigh Flook, a fifth-grader. Wade Turner finished third.
Other finalists were Tate Hopkins, Shawn White, Shannon Magnis, Emily Young, Aly Cosiem, Dylan Pittsnogle and Warren Horchner.