Northwest Missouri Spelling Bee is this Saturday

Two top spellers from each of fourteen northwest Missouri counties will be able to compete in a regional spelling bee.

Registration for the Northwest Missouri Regional Spelling Bee will be this Saturday at EmPowerU in Saint Joseph at 12:30 with competition beginning at 1 pm.

The winner of the bee will have the opportunity to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee that will be held virtually this Summer.

Finalists from the semi-final round of the national bee will compete in Orlando, Florida at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complete at the Walt Disney World Resort which will be broadcast live on ESPN2.