Anticipation builds for senior spellers

MOUNT MORRIS – Pinecrest Grove Community Center and the Mount Morris Senior Center will sponsor the local level of the annual state Senior Spelling Bee at 2 p.m. May 13.

The competition will be at the community center, at 500 Evergreen Lane. Spellers can sign up there or at the senior center, 9 E. Front St.

The bee has three levels, ending with the state finals during the Illinois State Fair Aug. 11.

For more information, call 815-734-6335.