Paper Queen Court announced

Published 7:42 am Thursday, June 1, 2023

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The 83rd Paper Queen Court has been announced.

The Bogalusa Paper Queen is Elise Goode.

Laken Culpepper is Miss Dixie.

Kadie Seal is the Sweetheart of the Legion.

The honor court is Noel Martin, Gracie Willis, Mary Robertson and Jarden James.

The 83rd annual Paper Queen Pageant will be held on Saturday, July 1 at 7 p.m. The Fourth of July parade will be Tuesday, July 4 starting at 10 p.m. Fireworks will be at dusk.

The Bogalusa Paper Queen Committee, American Legion Post 24 and the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 24 are thankful for the community’s support of the girls during the time while they were running for Paper Queen.

left to right is  83rd Honor Court – Jarden James, 82nd Sweetheart of the Legion – MaKynzie Kennedy, 83rd Sweetheart of the Legion – Kadie Seal, 82nd Paper Queen – Victoria McMillan, 83rd Paper Queen – Elise Goode, 83rd Miss Dixie – Laken Culpepper, 82nd Miss Dixie – Abigail Knight, 82nd Miss Dixie and current Bogalusa Balloon Queen – Ashlyn Vining, Honor Court – Mary Robertson. (not shown are Honor Court Members – Noel Martin and Gracie Willis).