Regional spelling bee set for March 3

Staff Writer

    Fifteen county spelling bee champions from northeast Indiana and northwest Ohio will compete at the 64th annual Journal Gazette Regional Spelling Bee, presented by STAR Financial Bank, at 10 a.m. March 3 at IPFW’s Rhinehart Music Center Recital Hall. 

    The winner of the Regional Spelling Bee will represent The Journal Gazette and STAR Financial Bank at the 91st annual Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. in May. The winner will also receive a one-year subscription to Merriam-Webster Unabridged Online, The Samuel Louis Sugarman Award and a one-year membership to Encyclopaedia Britannica Online Premium.