County's top speller takes state loss in s-t-r-i-d-e

By JOSH TROY / THE PRESS REGISTER,

Elise Ellington, a 14-year-old eighth-grader at Clarksdale’s W.A. Higgins Academy, competed against 40 of her peers in a statewide spelling bee for the second time at the Mississippi Public Broadcasting Studio in Jackson on Tuesday.

 
 
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