AVILLA, Ind. (www.nbc33.com) -- A few weeks ago, a 14-year-old girl from Avilla was in the competition of a lifetime, she got to represent our region in the National Spelling Bee in Washington D.C.
While she correctly spelled her two words, she did not have enough points to advance to the semi-finals.
Watch as Kaelyn Bender faces off against NBC33's Eric Defreeuw in a head-to-head spelling challenge. Click the video link to the right for the full interview.
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