LINDA ROWE photo

Nine women competed in the first annual Queens Contest and Talent Show on Oct. 18. The event raised $3,489 for the Meals on Wheels program.

Pictured left to right are contestants: Evalene Howell, Janelle Gartrell, Dott Brackin, Mary Lou Doshier, Martha Gunn, Pat Thompson, Loveda Swaim, Billie Flanary, Mary Pruett and Master of Ceremony Lloyd Wirt.