Local girls attend annual event in Wheeling

WHEELING — West Virginia Rhododendron Girl’s State took place June 11-17 at Wheeling Jesuit College in Wheeling.

Girls attending from Elkins High School are: Katelyn Zirkle, daughter of Matthew and Crystal Zirkle, sponsored by Mike Ross.

Lauren Wilmoth, daughter of Kristina and David Wilmoth, sponsored by the Lions Club.

Sydney Schumacher, daughter of Brad and Christy Schumacher, sponsored by the Junior Women’s Club.

Eliana McCutcheon, daughter of Khristi McCutcheon, sponsored by the Retired School Teachers Association.

Alexandria Kimbleton, daughter of Crystal Kimbleton and Jeremy Kimbleton, sponsored by Citizen’s Bank.

Phoebe Riddle, daughter of Dr. Charles Riddle and Pamela Riddle, sponsored by Davis Trust Co.

Taylor Maynard, daughter of Tommy and Mandy Maynard, sponsored American Legion Post 29 Auxiliary and the Woman’s Club of Elkins.

Paige Cooper, daughter of Jeff and Marsha Cooper, sponsored by Newlons International.

Caitlin Weese, daughter of Jay and Becky Weese, sponsored by Mountain Valley Bank.

Sydney Oldaker, daughter of Dee and Davie Oldaker, sponsored by American Legion Post 29 Auxiliary.

Morgan Sands, daughter of Joni Sands and Donnie Sands, sponsored by the Rotary Club.

Daisy Goodwin, daughter of Angie Goodwin and Doug Goodwin, sponsored by American Legion Post 29 Auxiliary.

Kaci Zopp, daughter of Alex and Bart Zopp, sponsored by Woodford Oil Co.

Morgan Rizzo, daughter of Bryan Rizzio and Kristie Summerfield, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club.

Girls attending from Tygarts Valley High School are:

Alana Rennix, granddaughter of Kay Rennix, sponsored by Huntington American


Kaleah Pritt, daughter of Jeff and Cheryl Pritt, sponsored by American Legion Post 29 Auxiliary.