2017 Spelling Bee Countdown: Word Wizards Help Bee Participants CompeteHiring professional spelling coaches is growing phenomenon among spelling bee participants.
2017 Spelling Bee Countdown: 2 Bay Area Champions Who Became 'Spell-ebrities'Two former Spelling Bee champions -- now living in San Francisco -- recall their time in the national spotlight.
SJ Student Spells J-A-R-A-B-E To Win The 2016 CBS Bay Area Spelling BeeFrom second place, to winning the top spot this year. The winner of the CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee is a familiar face. Congratulations to Rutvik Gandhasri!
Great American SpellCheck Helps Young Spellers Raise Money For SchoolsFor the second straight year, KPIX is hosting the CBS Bay Area Local Spelling Bee. A little-known program helps spellers raise money at participating schools.
Cupertino Girl Wins 1st-Ever CBS Bay Area Spelling BeeFour hours of intense concentration ended Saturday afternoon when Neha Konakalla of Cupertino spelled "typographical" to win the first-ever CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee.
CBS Bay Area Word Of The Day – March 14thToday’s word is from New Latin and means “substitute.” It was spelled correctly by Sean Conley to win the 2001 final. Do you know it?
CBS Bay Area Word Of The Day – March 13th
CBS Bay Area Word Of The Day – March 12thToday’s word is from New Latin and means “excessive and often incoherent talkativeness or wordiness.” It was spelled correctly by Nupur Lala to win the 1999 final. Do you know it?
CBS Bay Area Word Of The Day – March 10thKPIX 5 and KCBS are teaming up to host the CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee, an event to determine the Bay Area representative to the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
CBS Bay Area Word Of The Day – March 7thToday’s word means “indigenous, formed or originating in the place where found.” It was spelled correctly by Tidmarsh to win the 2004 final. Do you know it?
CBS Bay Area Word Of The Day – March 6thToday’s word is of French origin and means “a small clamp used to temporarily close an artery during surger.” It was spelled correctly by Danville-native Evan O'Dorney to win the 2007 final. Do you know it?
CBS Bay Area Word Of The Day – March 5thToday’s word is of Latin origin and means “the act of burying someone alive.” It was spelled correctly by Wendy Guey to win the 1996 final. Do you know it?

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