Karington Reed, Annslea Schaber, Sydney Randal, Miss Teen Popcorn 2015 Jennifer Moodie, Alexis Ritter, Jaden Smith, and Kaylee Wallace.
Jennifer Moodie captured the 2015 Miss Teen Popcorn title Saturday evening in festivities at River Valley High School.
“I was shocked,” said the newly crowned Moodie. “I thought they had read the wrong number, so it really caught me off guard. Right now I’m pretty much speechless.”
In her new capacity, Moodie will be featured at all Festival activities, including the Festival’s Popcorn Parade and performing from the main stage. She will also make numerous appearances throughout Ohio during the coming year. [Read More…]
Addisen Throckmorton; Hope Hall; Abigail Bennett; Chloe Oliver; Miss Teeny Pop 2015 Marin Curry; Sophia Thompson; Baeleigh Powers; and Faith Scheitler.
Marin Curry was chosen Miss Teeny Pop 2015 on Saturday, August 8, during competition at River Valley High School. To capture the crown, Curry garnered the top commercial award, as well as competed in modeling and performed a tumbling/hula hoop routine as her talent.
“When I realized I was going to win it was breathtaking,” said 9-year-old Curry. “I never thought I would be Miss Teeny Pop this year … I’m so excited.”
The 5th grade Johnny Cake Corners Elementary student is the daughter of Marianne and Craig Curry of Galena. [Read More…]
2nd runner up Hunter Boyce, Miss Marion Popcorn Festival 2015 Elizabeth Corwin, 1st runner up Halle Augenstein, and 3rd runner up Ranissa Harrison.
Elizabeth Corwin captured the title of Miss Marion Popcorn Festival 2015 Saturday evening, August 1, during competition at River Valley High School.
By winning the Miss Marion Popcorn Festival title, Corwin earned a $1,000 scholarship, as well as the Festival crown, banner, and a prize package.
“Pinch me, I’m dreaming,” said an amazed Corwin. “I couldn’t believe it when they said my name … I didn’t think it would happen. I’ve been in several of the Festival’s pageants over the years, but this is the first time I’ve actually won any of them.” Corwin continued, “A big thank you to all who have supported me over the years … without that, I don’t think I would have had the confidence to do this today.” [Read More…]
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