Two local students are in Washington D.C. this week for the National Spelling Bee.
12 year old Yasir Hasnain is making his third consecutive appearance at the spelling bee. He is wrapping up his 7th grade year at Maroa Forsyth Middle School. Also competing is 12 year old Kyle Campbell from Riverton Middle School.
281 spellers will compete in this years spelling bee, finals will take place tomorrow.
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