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Student Overcomes ‘Turbulence’ To Win Bee

Posted: January 19, 2013 at 3:46 a.m.

Jax Nally, left, of Young Elementary School reacts Friday as Central Junior High School’s Brittany Chue spells the championship word correctly during the Springdale School District spelling bee at Parson Hills Elementary School. Jax was the first runner-up with Helen Tyson Middle School’s Sojas Wagle as the second runner-up.
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Jax Nally, left, of Young Elementary School reacts Friday as Central Junior High School’s Brittany Chue spells the championship word correctly during the Springdale School District spelling bee at Parson Hills Elementary School. Jax was the first runner-up with Helen Tyson Middle School’s Sojas Wagle as the second runner-up.

Brittany Chue admitted she was thrown off when the word “terrarium” was given to her during the Springdale School District’s spelling bee Friday.

At A Glance

What Is A Terrarium?

A terrarium is a sealed transparent globe or similar container in which plants are grown.

Source: New Oxford American Dictionary

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