The Harvest and Herb Queen Committee would like to thank Mike and Marie Gossman for escorting our 2012 Harvest and Herb Queen and her court in the 27th Annual Aad Area Chamber of Commerce Harvest and Herb Festival parade. A big thank you also goes to Marie Gossman and Judy Lasko for helping to decorate the float again this year.
We would like to thank many area businesses for their generous donations for this year's Queen and her court...Reichert's, 3 Brothers Pizza, Ohio Northern University Office of Alumni Affairs, Kelly Designs, Artistic Creations, Wilson's Sporting Goods, Health Trends, East of Chicago, Padrones, Taco Bell, McDonalds, Liberty National Bank, Quest Federal, Ohio Northern University Print Shop, Kline's Auto, Credit Union, Premier Jewelry sponsored by Mrs. E. Lynn Knoble, Subway and the Ada Chamber of Commerce.
We would like to thank this year's judges, Lynn Knoble, Miss West-Central Ohio, Kelsey Barrette and Karla Geise.
We want to thank Miss Ohio, Elissa McCracken for overseeing the crowning festivities. Thank you to our 2008 H&H Queen, Holly Weber, for also assisting with the crowing ceremony.
We truly want to say how proud we are of the 2012 Harvest and Herb Queen's court, Queen Erica Kier, 1st Runner-up Miss Baily Bowers, 2nd Runner up Miss Morgan Rouch, 3rd Runner up Miss Taylor Willeke, 4th Runner up Miss McKenzie Shaw and this year's court members Miss Samantha Wildman, Miss Erica Stoner, Miss Kendra Paul, Miss Justina Fuqua and Miss Brooke Long.
The Village of Ada should also be very proud and grateful to have youth such as your selves representing our community. All of you exhibit many of the high qualities expected of the Harvest and Herb Queen and you all are wonderful, proud representatives for Ada.
Thank you all for your help and support with this year's Harvest and Herb festival!
The Harvest and Herb Queen Committee