Bristol-Warren names spelling bee champions

Bristol-Warren Spelling Bee Champions, Feb. 7, 2013.

Congratulations to the winners of the Bristol-Warren Spelling Bee held last week.

NBC 10's Barbara Morse Silva and Mario Hilario hosted the bee.

First place: Caroline Alexandre, a sixth grader from Kickemuit Middle School in Warren.

Second place: Gabriel Randall, a fifth grader from the Rockwell school in Bristol.

Third place: Samantha Machado, a seventh grader from Kickemuit Middle School.

The winning word was protuberant which means "bulging beyond the surrounding or adjacent surface."