NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - A South Windsor fifth-grader correctly spelled “sundries” and “probate” to clinch this year’s New Haven Register Spelling Bee and a trip to a national contest. 127 more words
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MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – There will be five champion students representing Minnesota in this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Twelve-year-old Mark Kivimaki, who goes to Valley View Middle School in Edina, just won the Seven-County Metro Area Regional Spelling Bee over the weekend at Augsburg College. 118 more words
A week ago in Jackson County, Missouri, an epic spelling bee battle between fifth-grader Sophia Hoffman and seventh-grader Kush Sharma finally came to an end. In the first part of the match—which was only meant to have one part—the two went sixty-six rounds, exhausting all of the words that the organizers had prepared for the spelldown. 921 more words
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — How do you spell “champion?” S-H-A-R-M-A.
The Jackson County Spelling Bee is the source of national attention, after judges ran out of words on February 22. 289 more words