Thanks for local fair contest support
The Miss Tranquility and Lord Calvert Contest Committee of 2018 would like to thank the following businesses, organizations and individuals for their generous contributions: Rosedale Attractions & Shows for their contributions to the Miss Tranquility and Lord Calvert Scholarship; the HELP Association for the first-place Miss Tranquility and Lord Calvert scholarships; PNC Bank, Sneade’s Ace Home Center, Calvert County Fair and Glascock & Meenan Insurance Agency Inc. for the second-place Miss Tranquility and Lord Calvert scholarships; Floral Expressions and Garner & Duff Flower Shop for the flowers; the Calvert County Board of County Commissioners for the proclamations; A&W Insurance Services Inc. for the sashes; G&H Jewelers for the tiara; Calvert County Department of Communications and Media Relations for the judges’ gifts; Blair’s Jewelry & Gifts, Calvert County Fair Inc. and Calvert County Department of Communications and Media Relations for the contestants’ gifts; escorts Trevor Hayden and Hutch Valentin; emcee Catherine Bubser, 2017 Miss Tranquility; judges Fern Brown, Kenny Dyson and Pam Jones; canvas artwork judges Scott Owens and Kathy Lisko; Jillian Pike In-Home Daycare for the cupcakes; and Flagship Cinema for the popcorn.
We had seven contestants in the contest. Miss Madison Attick, sponsored by Catherine Attick, was chosen as Miss Tranquility 2018 and crowned on Sept. 23. Her court was made up of Katarina Guethlein, sponsored by Calvert County 4-H All Stars, first runner-up; Taylor Parker, sponsored by Lumpkin Painting, second runner-up; Brianna Nelson, sponsored by Bay Equine Service; and Lauren Butz, sponsored by Paul and Mary Butz. Thomas Ridenour, sponsored by Student Government Association and Athena Lewis, was chosen as Lord Calvert 2018. His court was made up of Joey Crunkleton, sponsored by the Law Office of Rose C. Crunkleton, first runner-up.
Announcements were made throughout the fair thanking the contributors for their help with the Miss Tranquility and Lord Calvert Contest of 2018 and the names were in the program for the contest.
Thanks again to all the contributors and sponsors. The Miss Tranquility and Lord Calvert Contest would not be successful without your help and support. We could not have done it without you.
Nancy W. Zinn, St. Leonard The writer is treasurer of the Miss Tranquility and Lord Calvert Contest Committee.