2013-08-08 / News

Pageantry lights up fair stage


Above, pageant co-organizer Jill Johnson, center, introduces one of the Little Prince contestants during the 2013 Schoolcraft County Fair Pageant, while former Miss Schoolcraft County, Emily Bauman, right, applauds. At right, this year’s pageant winners are pictured. Front row: Little Miss Aurora Rochefort and Little Prince Bryson Wood. Back row: Junior Miss Schoolcraft County Hanna Brewster and Miss Schoolcraft County Kaila Slater. Above, pageant co-organizer Jill Johnson, center, introduces one of the Little Prince contestants during the 2013 Schoolcraft County Fair Pageant, while former Miss Schoolcraft County, Emily Bauman, right, applauds. At right, this year’s pageant winners are pictured. Front row: Little Miss Aurora Rochefort and Little Prince Bryson Wood. Back row: Junior Miss Schoolcraft County Hanna Brewster and Miss Schoolcraft County Kaila Slater. MANISTIQUE – The 2013 Schoolcraft County Fair opened in style Friday, with a full slate of contestants and an updated stage for its annual pageant.

Originally held as three separate events, this year all three pageants were held together, creating an evening of pageantry.

Crowned Miss Schoolcraft County 2013 was Kaila Slater. Hanna Brewster was selected as Junior Miss Schoolcraft. Crowned as Little Miss 2013 was Aurora Rochefort. Bryson Wood is Little Prince.


Pioneer Tribune photos Pioneer Tribune photos Since pageant organizers Jill Johnson and Karen Allor took over in 2012, various changes have been made annually to the format of the event. This year, they, along with Cathy Bowman and outgoing Miss Schoolcraft County 2012, Emily Bauman, spent countless hours revamping the stage and contestants’ dressing rooms. They also added an individual dressing room for the little prince contestants.

Several additional awards and recognitions were also presented within each pageant division. They included:

Little Miss Runner Up: Kylee Cameron

Little Miss Photogenic: Jayda Casey

Little Miss Spirit: Skylar Jenerou

Little Miss Congeniality: Piper Morrison

Little Miss People’s Choice: Evelyn Bingham

Little Miss Marvelous Manners: Kaydience Jenerou

Little Miss Spectacular Self: Jaelin Hawkins

Little Prince First Runner Up: Devon Arnold

Mr. Congeniality: Ashton Vincent

Mr. Photogenic: Huntur Salisbury

Mr. Integrity: Charles Matheny Jr.

People’s Choice: Reese Zellar

Jr. Miss Runner Up: Jena Osterhout

Jr. Miss Congeniality: Jena Osterhout

Jr. Miss Photogenic: Rachel Ross

Jr. Miss Spirit: Lily Johnson

Jr. Miss People’s Choice: Tasha Howard

Miss Schoolcraft County Runner Up: Amber Smith

Miss Photogenic: Kaila Slater

Miss Spirit: Korissa Bosanic

Miss Congeniality: Kaila Slater

People’s Choice: Korissa Bosanic

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