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All set for 2016 Spelling Bee finals Wednesday

Published:Tuesday | February 2, 2016 | 6:57 PM
The 14 finalists in the 2016 Gleaner's Children's Own Spelling Bee competition in a celebrant mood.

The stage is set for the 2016 finals of The Gleaner's Children's Own Spelling Bee where 14 parish winners will compete for the title of national champion.

The Bee will take place on Wednesday at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel starting at 8:30 a.m.

On Tuesday, spellers completed the preliminary test of the national competition.

Inside the Pegasus they were given a written examination and tested on diction and comprehension.

There are many ways to keep up with the latest Gleaner's Children's Own Spelling Bee news and updates.

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Join the conversation using the hashtag #GLNRBee.