The 57th Annual Forestry Festival Senior Queen Pageant will be taking place this Saturday night, Oct. 3.

Reigning Queen Kelsey Owen (in back) will be passing on her crown this Saturday, Oct. 3, when the 2009 queen is crowned at the 57th Annual Forestry Festival Senior Queen Pageant. This year's event will take place at 7 p.m. at the fairgrounds and this year's contestants will be: from Rosepine: Stephanie Ferrell and Katie Hinson; from Anacoco: JaNae Mcormick and Kaitlyn Plummer; from Simpson: Heather Poe and Katelynn Martin; from Pitkin: Amanda Shepard and Salena Snell; from Pickering: Trenda Pelt and Emily Marcantel; from Leesville: Samantha Sage and Morgan Davis; from Hornbeck: Breanna Poston and Haley Baggs; from Hicks: Chela Lack and Kasandra Dowden; from Faith Training: Sarah Reese; and from
Evans: Stephanie Campbell and Paige Harmon.