Jenna Lapurga and Carly Wood will compete at Ohio University.
Two local students will represent their schools at the regional spelling bee.
Bishop Flaget 5th grader Jenna Lapurga (pictured above) and Carly Wood (pictured right), a 6th grader at Chillicothe Middle School, will compete in the spelling bee at the Ohio University Scripps School of Journalism in March.
They were two of 70 students who scored high enough on the online test to make the cut for the regional competition.
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