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Festival pageant winners announced

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FESTIVAL PAGEANT...This year’s International Acadian Festival Pageant Queens line up for the final overall champion pick: from left: Judge Booke Hotard, Teen Queen Victoria Lollar, Girls 12-14 Queen Alyssa Regira, Overall Queen (9-11 Queen and Most Photogenic) Trinh Nguyen (with roses, scepter, and fleur-de-lei), Girls 6-8 Queen Mackenzie McCormick, Girls 4-5 Queen Reese Burnett, Girls 2-3 Queen Emmie Allen, Girls 12-23 months Queen Mallory Martin, and Girls 0-11 months Queen Saydee Villenurve.

Here are the winners of the annual 2010 International Acadian Festival children’s pageant:

Overall Queen was Trinh Nguyen.

Winners and runner-ups by age group for GIRLS were:

0-11 months: Queen Saydee Villenurve, First runner-up China Furtes, Photogenic Halleigh Mendoza.

12-23 months: Queeen Mallory Martin, First runner-up and Photogenic Collette Clebert.

2-3 years: Queen Emmie Allen, First runner-up Katelyn Hebert, Photogenic Emily Engolio.

4-5 years: Queen Reese Burnett, First runner-up Sarah Samuel, Photogenic Ryleigh Carline.

6-8 years: Queen Mackenzie McCormick, First runner-up India Furtes, Photogenic Destiny Olano.

9-11 years: Queen and Photogenic and Overall Trinh Nguyen.

12-14 years: Queen Alyssa Regira, First alternate Ashley McCormick, Photogenic Taylor Williams.

15-18 girls: Queen Victoria Lollar.

Winners for the BOYS:

0-11 months: King Malcom Clark Jr., First runner-up Aiden Simpson, Photogenic Mark Vernice Jr.

12-23 months: King and Photogenic Cain Ferguson, First runner-up Chett Bickham.

2-3 years: King Brayden Brown, First runner-up and Photogenic Keean Holley.

4-6 years: King Colin LeBlanc.