Chester Gap column for April 19

The beauty(s) of Chester Gap

Last Saturday (April 14) saw Chester Gap Volunteer Fire and Rescue hosting its annual beauty pageant – with more than 50 contestants participating. The pageant was the result of much hard work and perseverance on the parts of Ashley Settle, Angie Norman and Tabitha Swain. They in turn wished to thank all of the members and other volunteers who came out on Saturday to help make the event a success. They also thank the beautiful ladies and their families who attended and made their pageant such a special event.

Congratulations are in order for all participants, and especially those who either won or placed, including:

Baby: Winner Kamdyn
1st Runner Up Gracelynn Shell
2nd Runner Up Destiny Pangle

Wee: Winner Trinity Thomasson
1st Runner Up Peyton Schurtz.
2nd Runner Up Makinzie Clark.

Tiny: Winner Mikalah Phillips
1st Runner Up Alexis Blake
2nd Runner Up Carissa Ruth Spear

Little: Winner Adrianne Kinsey
1st Runner Up Madison Booth
2nd runner up Madison Weakley

Preteen: Winner Allison Sperry
1st Runner Up Sierra Summers
2nd Runner Up Lindsay Smith

Jr: Winner Lacy Smith
1st Runner Up Courtney King
2nd Runner Up Destiny Castro

Miss: Winner Amanda Fox
1st Runner Up Ashley Atwood
2nd Runner Up Brittany Cooke

Ms: Winner Kayla Jenkins
1st Runner Up Katie Brennen
2nd Runner Up Casey Tobin

Overall Photogenic: Carissa Ruth Spear, who raised $104.25.