Rolla middle schooler advances to Round 2 of National Spelling Bee
A seventh-grader from Rolla is competing against the nation's best spellers.
Deuce Dittonhad made it to Round 2 of the National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. His word was V-U-L-N-E-R-A-R-Y.
His family is no stranger to the bee. His sister Jessie competed in 2013 and 2015.