County spelling bees today, next week

The Arkansas River Education Service Cooperative is hosting the 2013 Jefferson County Spelling Bees

The County-Wide Spelling Bee to determine a representative to the state competition for grades 4-8 will be held on Tuesday, from 6-7 p.m. Each district selects a single student to represent them at this level.
The County-Wide Spelling Bee for kindergarten through third grade will be held on from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 22. Each school in Jefferson County is invited to send a representative for each grade level to this event.

Both of the county spelling bees will be held at ARESC, 912 West Sixth Ave. in Pine Bluff.