Newspaper Page Text
812-Lancastar Farming, Saturday, May 28, 1994
York County Dairy Princess Kelly Jo Myers with her parents, Carolyn and Morrell Myers.
York County Selects
York Co. Correspondent
BAIR (York Co.) Kelly Jo
Myers has been selected the 1994
York County Dairy Princess.
Her crowing was the highlight
of the annual York County dairy
princess pageant, held May 21 at
the county 4-H Center.
Kelly Jo, 17, is the daughter of
Carolyn and Morrell Myers, Tho
masville R 2. A junior at Spring
Grove High School, she serves as
class secretary and is active on the
track team. Her future education
plans are to enroll in Penn State
for undergraduate studies with a
career goal as a veterinarian.
Active in 4-H, Kelly is a mem
ber of the county’s dairy, lamb,
beef, and swine clubs and exhibits
her own two head of Brown Swiss
dairy cattle. She works on the
family’s Moovin’ Meadows live
stock and hay farm and is employ
ed part time at Lincoln Speedway.
For her promotional skit, Kelly
played the role of a school teacher,
teaching a class about milk and
dairy products. In response to a
“fishbowl” question asking how
she would handle a consumer ask
ing her a dairy-related question to
which she did not know the an
swer, Kelly replied that she would
admit she did not know the answer
and make an effort to find and for
ward it to the consu
York County’s dairy royalty court for 1994 are, front, left, Lisa Jones, Dairy Miss;
Kelly Jo Myers, York County Dairy Princess; Nicole Marks, Dairy Miss; and rear, left,
Tanya Thoman, Dairy Maid; and Angela Mummert, York Dairy Princess Alternate.
First alternate is Angela Mum
mert, 16, the daughter of Diane
and Dennis Mummert, Glen Rock
Angela is a sophomore at Dal
lastown Area High School. She is
active in sports and band front and
participates annually in the com
munity Walkathon for Multiple
Sclerosis. Angela is employed
part time at Bupplynn Farms.
In her promotional skit, Angela
read an original dairy story she
wrote to her cow puppet side-kick
and to the children from the audi
ence. Her fishbowl question relat
ed to how she would continue
county promotions if, as a county
dairy princess, she was chosen the
state winner. Angela answered
that she would make extra efforts
to work with the county coordina
tor to continue fulfilling county
appearances along with those as a
Tanya Thomas was selected the
county’s Dairy Maid. The
14-year-old daughter of Gail and
Gary Thoman, Dallastown, Tanya
is in the eighth grade at Dallas
town Middle School and active in
school chorus and band. She is a
member of the 4-H dairy club and
dairy bowl and of the York Coun
ty Junior Holstein Club.
For a promotional poster pre
sentation, Tanya spoke about the
use and identification of “Real”
dairy products. She was a York
County Dairy Maid for 1993, as
Named Dairy Misses were
eight-year-olds Lisa Jones and Ni
cole Marks. Both presented ori
ginal dairy-related poems they had
written and memorized.
Lisa is the daughter of Paty and
Dennis Jones, Shrewsbury. She is
a second-grader at Southern Ele
mentary School and a beginning,
cloverbud member of the 4-H
dairy program. Lisa was a 1993
Nicole Marks is the daughter of
Barbara and Melvin Marks, Air
ville. In the second grade at Gear
view Elementary, she is a clover
bud 4-H diary member.
Judges for the pageant were
Mary Waybright, dairy farm
woman and partner with her hus
band and family at Way-Brite
Dairy Farms, Gettysburg; Sharon
Hykes, owner of Butlons-N-Bows
Bridal Shop, York; and Scott De
puty, East Berlin, dairy specialist
for Punne Mills and chairman of
the Adams County dairy promo
tion program. Escorts for the prin
cess candidates were Brad Walk
er, New Freedom, and Dan Cole,
See your nearest
Dealer for Dependable
RDI, Rte. 934
R&W Equipment Co.
35 East Willow Street
Rt. 283 - Rheem's Exit
R.D. 3, Box 13
Hon»v Brook. PA
Dependable Motor Go.
East Main Street
Honev Grove. PA
Norman D. Clark
& Son, Inc.
Honey Grove, PA
Ford New Holland, Inc.
Rt. 26 East
Leslie G. Fogg, Inc.
Canton & Stow Creek
Owen Supply Co.
Broad Street &
103 Cemetery Street
New Holland. PA
A.B.C. Groff, Inc.
110 South Railroad
C.J. Wonsidler Bros.
C.J. Wonsidler Bros.
Charles S. Snydar, Ini
West Grove. PA
S.Q. Lewis & Son, Inc.
R.D. 2, Box 66
Smith Tractor &
15 Hillcrest Ave.