6-year-old Spelling Bee finalist presented with key to the city

Posted at 11:58 AM, Jun 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-07 16:40:11-04

TULSA -- One of Oklahoma’s top spellers in this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee was honored in Tulsa Wednesday afternoon. 

6-year-old Edith Fuller was honored by Tulsa Mayor G.T. Bynum in a special event at noon Wednesday. During the event, Bynum presented fuller with a key to the city. 

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Before advancing to the National Spelling Bee, Fuller first had to win two competitions. First was her local school group's spelling bee, then the Green Country Regional Spelling Bee. 

Watch a Facebook live from the event by clicking play in the player below: