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Spellers, organizers abuzz as Nyssa spelling bee nears

The fourth annual spelling bee will be held Thursday, March 12, at Nyssa Elementary School, and is open to the public. (The Enterprise/File)

NYSSA – The annual Malheur County Spelling Bee is a big deal around here.

It is a way for local students to compete in an academic setting, and a lot of time and energy goes into preparing for it. 

The fourth annual spelling bee will be held Thursday, March 12, at Nyssa Elementary School, and is open to the public.

The opening ceremony begins at 8 a.m., and the spelling contest runs from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The competition is open to first- through eighth-grade students from any school in the county.

After the top spellers . . .