HOOPESTON — Miss Hoopeston 2014 will be crowned at 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, in the Hoopeston Area High School auditorium.
The public is invited to hear the candidates’ speeches, which will then be followed by the naming and crowning. The Hoopeston Jaycees announce the following young ladies as candidates for Miss Hoopeston 2014:
n Gabrielle Carter, 18, daughter of Wayne and Emily Carter
n Katelin Crabtree, 18, daughter of Clifford and Michelle Crabtree
n Cayla Davis, 18, daughter of Todd and Marlo Davis
n Sarah Dixon, 18, daughter of Phil Dixon and Nikki Dixon
n Aly Nicholls, 19, daughter of William Nicholls and Linda Nicholls
n Ashley Powell, 18, daughter of Larry and Jane Powell
n Erika Samet, 19, daughter of Greg and Tina Samet
n Terra Scharlach, 18, daughter of Tim and Denise Scharlach
n Taylor Sullivan, 18, daughter of Shawn and Christine Sullivan
n Kaaryn Wyss, 19, daughter of Lynn Wyss and the late Brad Wyss
Miss Hoopeston 2014 will act as a representative for Hoopeston and the surrounding area during her year while being the official hostess for the Hoopeston Jaycees and the annual National 71st Festival and National Sweetheart Pageant, to take place Aug. 28-Sept. 1, 2014.