McCoy new Miss Rockdale Fair
First runner-up at the annual pageant was Allyson Steinbecker and second runner up was Jacey Jerman.
Mistress of ceremonies was DaNae Couch, Miss Texas 2012, who performed a twirling routine and introduced the 11 contestants.
WINNERS—The new Miss Rockdale Fair Queen is the daughter of John and Yvette McCoy. She was sponsored by Debault Welding.
This year’s first runner-up is the daughter of Danice Beathard and Dewey Steinbecker and is a 17-year- old senior at Milano High School. She was sponsored by Comfort AC.
TheMissCongenialitywinnerwas Sheila Jones, daughter of Brenda Jones and a 17-year-old senior at Rockdale High School. She was sponsored by Rockdale Federal Credit Union.
Jerman was presented the award for selling the most tickets.
Pageant director was Neva Caffey. Mrs. Caffey has been involved with all 35 Miss Rockdale Fair pageants. Assistants were Andrea Raymond and Deedra Jacob.
Morgan Fischer, 2011 Rockdale Fair queen, introduced new children’s pageant winners.
Fischer also participated in the crowning of her successor.
Couch introduced judges Gwen Coker, Jackie Estes, Darrell Donaldson and Duane Stern.
ENTERTAINMENT—Entertainment was by Denice Doss, Hannah Prestridge, and Emily Norris.
Also performing were members of the RHS Golden Girls drill team.
Contestants and sponsors were as follows: Allyson Steinbecker, Comfort AC; Ansley Jenkins, Miller-Starnes Chevrolet Buick; Jacey Jerman, Janelle Jackson/ Valhalla Farms.
Kaley Dodd, Wilson Tile & Stone; Sheila Jones, Rockdale Federal Credit Union; Kaleigh Montelongo, Top Hat Services.
Autumn Davenport, Rockdale Welding Supply; Yency Guzman, Julio’s; Emily McCoy, Debault Welding.
Gig i Perez, Texas Burger/Subway; Miranda Oldham, The Rockdale Reporter.
Other pageant officials were: Wenda Jo Dyer, Sharon Shoemake, Janet Pond, Janice Keen, Lani Young, Christina Jimenez, contestant chaperons; Deedra Jacob, auditor; Christy Betchan, vice-president of pageants.
Couch,onbehalfofpageantsponsors, expressed appreciation to the following: Rockdale Sports & Embroidery-sashes, Austin Caffey, Amanda Boyd, Shelby Evans, Kelsey Hornung, Kourtney Roddam and Chris Onstott.