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Local spelling bee participants finish run at Nationals

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OXON HILL, MD. - Local spellers gave it their best shot at the National Spelling Bee today, but none are moving on to the semifinals.

Max Lee of Canfield spelled the words correctly in rounds two and three, but The Vindicator says he missed the cutoff to advance by only one point in the written test.

Kinsman resident Rebekah Stanhope also aced both rounds, but was cut due to the written test.

Sasha Davis of Leetonia scored in the second round but was eliminated in the third.

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