Spelling Bee

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The Lee County Spelling Bee took place at the Three Oaks Middle School in south Fort Myers. Read more


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Kinfay Moroti

After being canceled last year, the Lee County Spelling Bee is back, and it takes place Wednesday, March 6, at Three Oaks Middle School in San Carlos Park. Read more


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    Kinfay Moroti

    Jacob Williamson, 13, reacts to spelling a word correctly during the Lee County Middle School Spelling Bee in 2012. Williamson, a home-school student, placed second that year. He eventually won the local bee and became a local celebrity as he entertained audiences with his enthusiasm in the 2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. He finished in the Top 10.