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If You Go: Howard County Spelling Bee

What: Eighth annual Howard County Spelling Bee

When: Friday, March 9; 7 p.m. free and open to the public

Where: Reservoir High School, 11550 Scaggsville Road, Fulton

Sponsor: Howard County Library System

Competitors: 64 students (public, private, home-schooled)

Available words: 500 in the official bee list (the bee has never gotten to this many words)

Last year's winning word: deleterious

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