Lara Randhawa, an eighth-grader from Auburndale Intermediate School, claimed the championship title in the Riverside County Spelling Bee. Valley News/Courtesy photo
RIVERSIDE (CNS) - For the second year in a row, the same Corona-Norco Unified School District student claimed the championship title in the Riverside County Spelling Bee, correctly spelling out the name of a cloud today and earning a place in the national competition.Lara Randhawa, an eighth-grader from Auburndale Intermediate School, gave the correct answer to the spelling of "cumulocirrus'' at the end of the 2022 virtual competition.Lara, whose family has formed a quasi-dynasty on the academic stage in Riverside County thanks to multiple wins by her sister in spelling bees during the previous decade, said she appreciates word knowledge for how it factors into "various aspects of life.''"The definitions can help you with vocabulary and writing, and with how eloquently
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