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February 22, 2014 7:42 PM

Jackson County Spelling Bee runs out of words for finalists

After 66 rounds, Sophia Hoffman, a fifth-grader at Highland Park Elementary in Lee’s Summit, and Kush Sharma, a seventh-grader at Frontier School of Innovation, will resume their showdown March 8. The winner will get a ticket to Washington, D.C., in May for the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

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