Spellers from around the state went letter for letter and word for word this Saturday as they competed in the 49th annual Treasure State Spelling Bee and for the grand prize—a spot in this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Joshua Miller, left, and Matthew Miller take part in a bird-banding exercise during a program called Operation Purple at the Teton Science School near Jackson, Wyo., recently. The program aims to help military families reintegrate parents who've been deployed overseas.
JACKSON, Wyo. — When Tim Miller left for Afghanistan in August, his family adjusted.