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What’s the Buzz? Fresno Spelling Champ Headed to National Event

  Fresno County crowned its new Spelling Bee champion on Tuesday. Japleen Dhillon, an eighth grader from Central Unified School District, will represent Fresno County at the Scripps National Spelling Bee in June in Maryland. Japleen was one of four students — the top two elementary and top two middle...

Can Clovis Unified Student Bring Home His Family’s Second National Spelling Bee Win?

A very familiar name will be representing Fresno County in the Scripps National Spelling Bee later this year. Achuth Vinay, a sixth-grade student at Fugman Elementary in northeast Fresno, has won the county Spell Off and hopes to repeat his sister Ananya's 2017 national championship. Achuth, who apparently is Fresno...