East Texas Poultry Festival Pageant Queen’s Court Welcome Party

September 6, 2023 - The Shelby County Chamber of Commerce held a Welcome Party to introduce and welcome the 2023 East Texas Poultry Festival Queen’s Court. Reigning Queen joined the 2023 Court. Each candidate introduced herself and her Escort prior to enjoying dinner catered by B&D Barbeque.

The upcoming schedule and pageant rules and guidelines were reviewed. The Queen’s Court program has a month long schedule of events including a Social, Girls Giving Back and a Disco Fever party as part of the enrichment program for the candidates and their escorts prior to the scholarship pageant.

The Coronation will be held Saturday, September 30th at 7pm at the Center High School Cafetorium when the Queen candidates will be presented to Shelby County. Reserved tickets and/or tables must be purchased in advance by contacting the Chamber at info@shelbycountychamber.com or calling 936.598.3682. General admission tickets may be purchased at the door.

The Queen’s Court committee led by Chairman Caroline Corbell, includes Sharisse McAdams, Shanell Ruiz, Emily Teske and Haley White.

2023 Queen’s Court
From left: Karoline Oswalt, Joaquin High School, Escort, Tanor Doggett; Hannah Odom, Timpson High School, Escort, Caine Snell; Alana Fuller, Shelbyville High School, Escort Malachi Sierra; Kaylin Miller, Shelbyville High School, Escort Tucker Harbison; 2022 Queen, Sayre Hall, Center High School; Parker Chase, Shelbyville High School, Escort Eldon Hendrix; Laura Anne Scull, Center High School, Escort Carson Bush; and Kaylee Ham, Timpson High School, Escort Brant Barnes

2023 Children of the Court
From left: Knox Miller, son of Mr. and Mrs. Cody Miller; Cyrus Ruiz, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Ruiz; Tripp Scarber, son of Mr. and Mrs. Brady Scarber; Aryn McAdams, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joshua McAdams; Bailey Mackey, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ryan Mackey; and Kooper Bradshaw, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jake Bradshaw