Lebanon Reporter

Local News

July 16, 2013

Emmert takes Boone County fair queen crown

Killing some time as the Boone County 4-H Fair queen contestants changed outfits backstage at the fairgrounds’ Witham Health Services Pavilion Sunday, emcee Tom Dull shared with the crowd at the queen contest that there have been three sets of sisters in the county’s fair queen history.

That number increased to four Sunday as Kate Emmert was crowned the 2013 Boone County 4-H Fair queen. Emmert’s sister, Abby, was the 2011 queen.

“Everybody was just unbelievable,” Emmert said after the contest, visibly surprised by the news. “I’m so overwhelmed, just so happy and excited.”

Emmert was selected from 15 contestants, and will represent Boone County at the Indiana State Fair queen contest later this summer. In the queen’s court are first runner-up and Miss Congeniality, Lindsey Williams; second runner-up Jordan Paul; third runner-up Grace Rushton; and fourth runner-up Jackie Spall.

See Tuesday's Lebanon Reporter for more on this story, or subscribe to the eEdition.

1
Text Only
Local News

Featured items
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide