4th grader represents Brookstone in spelling bee competition

4th grader represents Brookstone in spelling bee competition

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Brookstone School in Columbus held its annual spelling bee today.

10 students, from fourth to eighth grade, participated in the competition.

News Leader 9's Chuck Leonard was the master of ceremonies.

The words were tough but, in the end, fourth grader Charlotte Young was crowned the winner.

She correctly spelled the word "epicurean."

Charlotte was awarded a medal and she will now represent Brookstone in Macon for the next phase of the competition.

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