Heather Wasson Crowned Centre County Dairy Princess
Heather Wasson of State College was crowned the 2012-13 Centre County Dairy Princess recently by outgoing dairy princess Tanna Shirk, of Bellefonte.
Wasson is the 16-year-old daughter of Ronald and Candace Wasson. She grew up and works on her family’s fifth generation dairy farm. She will be a junior in the fall at State College Area High School.
Also joining Wasson this year on the promotion team are two alternates — Terren Lesher of Pennsylvania Furnace and Halee Wasson of State College.
The contestants were judged on a skit/creative presentation, a speech for an adult audience, an interview with the judges and answered an impromptu question. Each girl was required to design a poster representing at least one of the 10 key messages of the dairy industry. The judges for the evening were: Daryl Schafer of Aaronsburg, Daniela Roland of Saxton and Valerie Reed of Reedsville.
Serving on the court will be: Dairy Maids Carly Gilliland of Boalsburg; Rebeccah Harter of Bellefonte; Dairy Miss Gretchen Little of Zion; and Lil’ Miss Jordan Anderson of Centre Hall.
If you would like Wasson and her promotion team to appear or visit with your group, please contact Centre County princess booking Chairperson Candy Wasson at (814) 237-2339.