Reception Tuesday for Olathe Spelling Champ
The Olathe City Council and The Olathe News will host a reception for Olathe's Scripps National Spelling Bee winner, Kavya Shivashankar, at 6:30 p.m. on June 16th in the City Hall Foyer. It is open to the public and will be followed by a special recognition by the Olathe City Council at 7:00 in the City Council Chamber.
Kavya is the first Olathean to win the Bee and the first Kansan since 1978. The Council will recognize her at the beginning of its regular session meeting which will be broadcast live on Comcast channel 7, AT&T channel 99 and webcast on the City's website.