Approximately 50 students from nine RESA 7 counties will participate in the 2011 Regional Spelling Bee at the Bridgeport Conference Center on March 16.
Registration begins at 6:15 p.m. with spelling rounds scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.
Students from Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Lewis, Marion, Upshur, Randolph, Taylor and Tucker counties will be submitted to numerous rounds of intense spelling to determine the 2011 RESA 7 Spelling Bee champion.
The public is invited to attend the competition.
The winner of the RESA 7 Regional Spelling Bee will earn his/her place at the National 2011 Scripps Howard Spelling Bee in Washington D.C., in May.
The top five spellers will receive special recognition and an award during the event.
Each participant will receive a certificate, T-shirt and souvenirs.