2015 Lee County Fair Queen ContestWritten by Theresa Rose on July 9, 2015
17 year old Rachel Mehmert was crowned the 2015 Lee County Fair Queen in ceremonies held Wednesday evening to open this year’s fair at the Donnellson fairgrounds. She is the daughter of Bob and Cathy Mehmert. She is a student at Holy Trinity Catholic High School. First Runner-Up and Miss Congeniality is Danielle Hoenig, the daughter of Francis and Keith Hoenig. And Second Runner-Up is Emma Newberry,the daughter of Jason and Wendy Newberry and Matt and Annie Thornton. Both Danielle and Emma attend Central Lee High School.
The 2015 Jr. Queen is 12 year old Hailey Tweedy. She is a Central Lee Middle School student and the daughter of Jeremy and Jamie Tweedy. First Runner-Up is Summer Smith, daughter of Jamey Sue and Dave Smith. She also attends Central Lee. Second Runner-Up is Jenna Wenke. She attends Holy Trinity and is the daughter of Jason and Jenny Wenke.