Dhilan and Taj Patel

Sibling Rivalry: Two Brothers Win First and Second in County Spelling Bee

Imagine competing in a school spelling bee and the only person left to beat is your brother. That is what happened when two Straughn School students competed in the Covington County Spelling Bee last week. The Patel brothers are known for winning spelling bees. “I started in kindergarten,” 8th grader Taj Patel says. “I had my first school spelling bee…