Cheers West Edition

CHEERS: Compton spelling bee finalists honored

Bernisha Williams, an eighth grade student from Willowbrook Middle School won third place in the 2015 Secondary Spelling Bee contest hosted by the Compton Unified School District. Williams competed in more than 40 rounds to spell college-level words such as “apocryphal” and “synecdoche” during the Jan. 15 event. For preparation, she said she spent three Read More…