Havre Middle School student places 10th at state spelling bee
Last updated 5/2/2022 at 11:01am
Havre Middle School eighth grader Lyvia Little, after placing first in the Hill County Spelling Bee, placed 10th in the Treasure State Spelling Bee earlier this year.
"It was pretty nerve-racking, but more exciting," Little said. "... It was a good experience."
She said the event was more or less normal this year, with no COVID-19 protocols after being canceled in 2020 and administered as a proctored test in 2021.
Little made it through many rounds during this year's bee without trouble, saying each word she was given was one she was confident she could spell perfectly.
However, her bid...