Fifth grade student, K'Rheya Pope, took home first place in Arlington's Spelling Bee. K'Rheya will take an online test. If she places in the top 50 in the state, she will go on to compete in the Tennessee Titan's Regional Spelling Bee in Nashville. Third grade student, Kendall Thaxter, placed second.
Mayor Scott Conger, Sharon Murphy, and Anita Kay Archer served on the judges panel.