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2014 BEE Teams 

Two teams will share the Mr. Bee trophy this year as joint Bee winners. Here folk artist Billy Roper, designer of Mr. Bee, presents the Bee to the winning teams - the Heavenly Host from St. Elizabeth Episcopal Church (l) and the Crimson Tide from Sunrise Rotary (r).

2014 Bee Teams and Team Members

Sixteen teams will participate in the 2014 Adult Spelling Bee. Listed here are the team sponsors, team names and team members.

  • Adams Insurance (UNG Library) - Punktuators - Bonnie Morris, Terri Gunter and Deborah Prosser

  • Chestatee Regional Hospital - League of Extraordinary Spellers - Tonya Moretz, Monica Henry, Patrick Connaro

  • Dahlonega Restaurants - Bee All You Can Bees - UNG Cadet Carl Roach, Cadet Madeline Tipton and Cadet Charles Pierce

  • Georgia Mountains Unitarian Universalist - Dream Team - Bob Duggan, Kenny Cox, David Broad

  • Home Depot - Carpenter Bees - Phil Truelove, Buffy Wallace, and Kristin Weaver

  • Knepper Heating and Air - Blue Collar Bees - Camille Walker, Dustan Brown, Joe Bishop

  • Lanier Tech - Werd Nurds - Heidi Lane, Deborah Smith, Amy Hillis

  • Leibel Law - The Legal Beegles - Steven Leibel, Julia Barbani, and Paul Maneir

  • Audience Favorite - Stinger Award - Northeast Georgia Physicians Group - Obi Wans - Mark Moers, CJ Haynes, Ben Fleming

  • Papa John's Pizza - Pizza Pi Kappa Phi - Robby Sanders, Luke Schlief, and Corey Nickles

  • Tied - First Place - St. Elizabeth's Episcopal Church - The Heavenly Hosts - Melissa Lach, David Connolly, and Wilma Banner

  • Tied - First Place - Sunrise Rotary - Crimson Tide - Donna Gessell, Rudy Connor, David Turk

  • The Dahlonega Nugget - Cinderella and the Wicked Stepsisters - Judy Wheeler, Bob Christmas, Judy O'Bryan

  • The Dahlonega Woman's Club - The Honey Bookers - Donna Brown, Susie Barefoot, Trish Hawkins

  • The Holly Theater - The Bee Quiets - Tina Jordan, Colby Hunter, Agnes Fuller

  • Walmart - Killer Bees - Adam Foster, Linda Shelton, Jamie Sweatman

2014 CORPORATE SPONSORS - $1500 Level


TEAM SPONSORS - $500 Level

  • Chestatee Regional Hospital

  • Dahlonega Restaurants - Back Porch Oyster Bar, Bourbon Street Grille, Don Pollo Country Cooking, Bourbon Street Grille and El Jimador Mexican Restaurant

  • Dahlonega Sunrise Rotary Club

  • Dahlonega Woman's Club

  • Georgia Mountains Unitarian Universalist Church

  • Home Depot

  • Lanier Tech

  • Leibel Law

  • Knepper Heating & Air

  • Northeast Georgia Physicians Group

  • Papa John's Pizza

  • St. Elizabeth's Episcopal Church



  • Alfred Chang Attorney at Law

  • Artistic Printing

  • Chestatee Ford

  • Dahlonega Chiropractic Life Center

  • Dahlonega Noonday Rotary

  • Dahlonega Lions Club

  • Georgia Power Company

  • John Megal Chevrolet

  • McDonalds of Dahlonega

  • North Georgia Hair Cutters & Magnum DUI

  • North Georgia Wealth Management Group

  • Northview Associates

  • PolyPortables

  • Pueblos Mexican Cuisine

  • State Farm

  • Thunder 104.3 FM



  • C & W Ace Hardware

  • Back Porch Oyster Bar

  • Banister Funeral Home

  • Bourbon Street Grille

  • Don Pollo Country Cooking

  • El Jimador Mexican Restaurant

  • Lily Creek Lodge

  • LVS Green Builders

  • United Community Bank

  • Appalachian Contracting Services

  • Mills Fuel Service

  • Thomas Scanlin

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